Life Beyond Getting High
Learn how overcoming drug addiction involves much more than abstaining from a substance—many young addicts also have problems with depression, anxiety, and coping skills that need to be addressed on the road to recovery. This insightful program presents real stories from recovering young addicts, social-service workers, and counselors about the importance of seeking help and having a support system during recovery. Covering how to recognize addiction as well as what recovery is and why it works, the program ends on a hopeful note about the ability of recovering addicts to turn their lives around and achieve their goals. Grades 9–12. Closed captioned. Color. 30 minutes. TMW Media Group. ©2017.