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Changing lives / Public Affairs Television (Firm)

E-video E-video ([2005], c1998.)
Description: 1 streaming video file (81 min.) : sd., col., digital file.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Infobase, [2005], c1998.

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Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on May 12, 2005.
Contents: Many Roads to Addiction Recovery (1:12) -- Anyone Can Be a Substance Abuser (3:04) -- Substance Abuse and Denial (3:47) -- Breaking the Chemical Addiction (3:05) -- Importance of Group Therapy (3:28) -- Addiction: A Nationwide Problem (2:58) -- Project SAFE for Addictive Mothers (5:10) -- Project SAFE Gives Hope to Women (2:59) -- Sharing Feelings Aids Recovery (4:57) -- Strength in Storytelling (4:31) -- Addicts and Relapse (4:23) -- Frustration of Counseling Addicts (3:59) -- Avoiding Relapse After Treatment (3:45) -- Change: the Key to Recovery (4:41) -- Importance of Self-Help Groups (3:02) -- Recovery is About Consequences (4:50) -- Recoverers Get in Touch with Life (3:48) -- Addict's Affect on Family Life (3:16) -- Treatment Increases Odds of Recovery (2:39) -- Recovery Process and Life Ahead (3:34)
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Summary: While addiction may cause similar changes in the brains of different people, recovery is a very individual solution. Changing behavior is the aim of treatment, but no single treatment program will work for all addicts. This program visits the Ridgeview Institute near Atlanta to interview recovering addicts and sit in on a group therapy session. Mr. Moyers also visits Project SAFE, an innovative treatment program that reaches out to disadvantaged mothers who are addicts, and to their children who are at serious risk of becoming addicts.
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9 & up.
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Mode of access: Internet.
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Authors: Moyers, Bill D. (Added Author). Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm) (Added Author). Infobase, (Added Author). Public Affairs Television (Firm) (Added Author).
Citation: Moyers, Bill D. "Changing lives." New York, N.Y. : Infobase, 2005, 1998.
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