12 step fellowship for recovery from both an emotional and chemical addiction. Dual Recovery Anonymous™ is an independent, nonprofessional, Twelve Step, self-help membership organization for people with a dual diagnosis. Their goal is to help men and women who experience a dual illness. The members are chemically dependent and are also affected by an emotional or psychiatric illness. Both illnesses affect them in all areas of our lives; physically, psychologically, socially, and spiritually.