This two-part training video is designed for the therapeutic staff working with today's addicted population. The dynamics surrounding today's addict are different from those of twenty years ago. Michael Johnson provides helpful strategies for counselors.download Movie SD
In this film, Earnie Larsen, famed author and lecturer, brings together an assorted group of recovering meth addicts of all ages and backgrounds. In a group format, they discuss the issues surrounding meth recovery. The group members in this program, some with meth histories spanning more than tw...download Movie SD
This program explores: myths of addiction, effects on the children of alcoholics, genetic predisposition, triggering factors, addictions other than alcohol and drugs, guidelines for the non-addict, cross-addiction and stages of recovery. Hosted by Roberta Meyer.download Movie SD
Treatment for addiction is readily available for addicts and alcoholics, from the homeless to the wealthy, for the incarcerated and the free. However, family participation is a minimal and understated part of the addict's treatment. The family member or significant other may not have used mind-al...download Movie SD
After release from 15 years in prison, Rodney White became a college graduate, successful motivational speaker, facilitator, radio host, and award winning sales person. In this inspiring and motivational DVD, he will explain how he used his R.E.A.D. to Succeed motivational program to create a suc...download Movie SD
Cravings Identification and Management is based on the addiction treatment model developed by Dr. Alex Stalcup. Craving is broadly defined as the desire to use alcohol or other drugs; it increases the likelihood of use of these substances. In the CIM Model, treatment interventions are referenced ...download Movie SD
The inappropriate use of any drug, including the non-medical use and abuse of pharmaceutical products, can lead to addiction and damaged health. Anyone who uses FDA-approved medications in a way other than directed or prescribed is engaging in a dangerous and potentially deadly form of substance ...download Movie SD
Featuring David Ohlms, M.D. Dr. Ohlms explains the hidden danger to recovering chemical dependents who use prescription and non-prescription drugs. He also explains polydrug, or cross-addiction, and discusses in clear language the dynamics of alcohol and drug withdrawal.download Movie SD
A psychiatric disorder, PTSD generally follows life-threatening events like natural disasters, terrorist incidents, and military combat. Unfortunately, many PTSD victims don't realize what afflicts them. This program expands awareness and knowledge of the disorder and explores the latest treatmen...download Movie SD
"Introduction to Addiction and Affect Regulation" Early life experiences and attachment problems set the stage for addictive and compulsive behavior. Affect regulation theory helps explain what causes our deep resistance to changing self-defeating behavior. How survival mechanisms continue to af...
"Healthy vs.Normal Communication" Our response to fear determines how we react in relationships. Fear’s effects on brain function is forcing changes in how we think about intimacy and conflict. Common misconceptions are contrasted with effective methods for managing emotions and self dis...download Movie SD
"The Neurobiology of Addiction" A decade of addiction research reveals the science behind the hijacking of the brain. How powerlessness occurs, what brain changes take place and how this affects behavior is explained. The process of brain recovery and repair is discussed to assist in more effe...download Movie SD
"Shame as the Core of Compulsive Behavior" Research reveals the impact of shame and trauma on child development and adult function. This unprocessed fear and painbecomes the psychological and emotional core of addiction.How shame is acquired and affects our function is explained. What can be d...download Movie SD
Meth, Inside Out: Human Impact examines meth's impact on individuals, families, and communities across the globe. This expisode explores motivations for and consequence of use, revealing why meth disproportionately impact women. Concludes with realistic solutions. Meth, Inside Out: Brain & B...