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Addiction [videorecording] : a 14-part series / HBO Documentary Films in association with the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation ; The National Institute on Drug Abuse and The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism ; produced by John Hoffman, Susan Froemke ; directors, Jon Alpert ... [et al.].

  • ISBN: 0783151624
  • ISBN: 9780783151625
  • Description: 4 videodiscs (388 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + program guide (12 p.)
  • Publisher: [New York?] : Home Box Office :

Available copies

  • 13 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

2 current holds with 18 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Part Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult DVD Nonfiction DVD RC 564 .A33 2007 Discs 1-2 (Text to phone) Discs 1-2 Available -
Beverly Main Adult DVD Nonfiction DVD RC 564 .A33 2007 Discs 1-2 (Text to phone) Discs 1-2 Checked out 10/26/2011
Beverly Main Adult DVD Nonfiction DVD RC 564 .A33 2007 Discs 3-4 (Text to phone) Discs 3-4 Available -
Endicott College Reserve Desk Media Campus Only DVD RC 564 .A33 2007 (Text to phone) Discs 1 & 2 Available -
Endicott College Reserve Desk Media Campus Only DVD RC 564 .A33 2007 (Text to phone) Discs 3 & 4 Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Videos CIRC DESK DVD/616.86/Addiction/Discs 1-2 (Text to phone) Missing -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Videos CIRC DESK DVD/616.86/Addiction/Discs 3-4 (Text to phone) Checked out 04/16/2008
Gloucester Adult DVDs DVD/RENTAL/Addiction (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) DVD 616.86 Hoffman (Text to phone) Discs 3 & 4 Available -
Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) DVD 616.86 Hoffman (Text to phone) Discs 1 & 2 Checked out 04/28/2014
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Content descriptions

General Note: Issued in two cases with two DVDs in each case.
Program guide includes summary points, questions for care providers, online resources and other key information.
Includes the original Addiction program as well as the supplementary series with over 5 hours of additional material.
Contents Note: Disc 1. Saturday night in a Dallas ER. A mother's desperation. The science of relapse. The adolescent addict. Brain imaging. Opiate addiction: a new medication. Topiramate: a clinical trial for alcoholism. Steamfitters Local Union 638. Insurance woes -- Disc 2. The supplementary series. What is addiction? Understanding relapse. The search for treatment: a challenging journey. The adolescent addict: multi-systemic therapy: a new outpatient approach. Phoenix academy: a profile of residential treatment -- Disc 3. The supplementary series. An interview with Nora Volkow, M.D. An interview with Mark Willenbring, M.D. An interview with Michael Dennis, Ph. D. An interview with Kathleen Brady, M.D., Ph. D. -- Disc 4. The supplementary series. Getting an addict into treatment: the CRAFT approach. Treating stimulant addiction: the CBT approach. Opiate addiction: understanding replacement therapy. South Boston drug court. A mother's desperation.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Editor, Paula Heredia.
Participant or Performer Note: Various participants.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Originally broadcast on HBO in March, 2007.
Summary: Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments.
Target Audience Note: Rating: TV14.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; 2.0 stereo.
Language Note: English or Spanish dialogue; closed-captioned.
Subject: Drug addiction.
Alcoholism.
Substance abuse > Treatment.
Genre: Television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary > Television series.

Additional Titles

Additional Title: Addiction, the supplementary series.