Strictly Dr. Drew: Addictions A-Z DVD

Discovery Education

SKU: DC024045
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 40
Copyright: 2006

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Dr. Drew Pinsky examines the many different types of chemical addictions and answers common questions on what addiction is and how it is treated. Speaking with former addicts who used alcohol, cocaine, crystal meth, and prescription medications, Dr. Drew stresses that addiction is a disease of the brain that cannot be cured through willpower alone. The program also visits a rehabilitation facility to profile the detoxification process. NOTE: Due to images of drug use, please preview this program before showing it to students.