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Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6, Chasing Heroin
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directed by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018; produced by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018, Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 1 hour 53 mins
Facing a heroin epidemic, America is experimenting with radical new approaches to the drug problem.
directed by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018; produced by Marcela Gaviria, fl. 2002-2018, Public Broadcasting Service, in Frontline, Season 34, Episode 6 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2016), 1 hour 53 mins
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Relapse and Recovery: The Screening, Assessment & Treatment of Substance Use Disorders Part 1
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presented by Luz Marilis Lopez, fl. 2016 and Lena Lundgren, fl. 2016; produced by Alexander Street (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2016), 44 mins
Lena Lundgren examines addiction as a biopsychosocial condition. She describes various evidence-based treatment models, how different populations are affected by addictions, the importance of continuity of care, and the role of the family in the relapse and recovery process. In the clinical demonstration, Lu...
presented by Luz Marilis Lopez, fl. 2016 and Lena Lundgren, fl. 2016; produced by Alexander Street (Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2016), 44 mins
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HomeGirls
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directed by Elizabeth Cirillo, fl. 2013; produced by Daniel Leeds, fl. 2009 and Kali Chatman, fl. 2006, Homeboy Industries (East Haddam, CT: Parallel Lines, 2015), 21 mins
Homeboy Industries, the world’s largest gang intervention and re-entry organization, offers an unparalleled 18-month job-training program for recovering drug addicts and ex-gang members. The documentary HOMEGIRLS intimately follows the lives of two of the programs’ female participants, Maria and Joselyn, over...
directed by Elizabeth Cirillo, fl. 2013; produced by Daniel Leeds, fl. 2009 and Kali Chatman, fl. 2006, Homeboy Industries (East Haddam, CT: Parallel Lines, 2015), 21 mins
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Bill W.
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directed by Kevin Hanlon, fl. 2012; produced by Dan Carracino, fl. 2012, Page 124 Productions (New York, NY: Page 124 Productions, 2012), 1 hour 45 mins
Bill W. tells the story of William G. Wilson, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, a man included in TIME Magazine's "100 Persons of the 20th Century". Interviews, recreations, and rare archival material reveal how Bill Wilson, a hopeless drunk near death from his alcoholism, found a way out of his own addiction an...
directed by Kevin Hanlon, fl. 2012; produced by Dan Carracino, fl. 2012, Page 124 Productions (New York, NY: Page 124 Productions, 2012), 1 hour 45 mins
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Helping Substance-Abusing Women of Vulnerable Populations
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presented by An-Pyng Sun, fl. 1997 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 432 page(s)
Current research suggests that biology, psychology, culture, and social standing all contribute to alcohol and other drug (AOD) problems in women, yet few books show how to account for these factors during evaluation and treatment. Especially in terms of vulnerable populations, acknowledging these influences prove...
presented by An-Pyng Sun, fl. 1997 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2009, originally published 2009), 432 page(s)
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Cafe Chavalos: Overcoming the Streets
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directed by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006; produced by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006 (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2009), 1 hour 16 mins

Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America and is the poorest country in the region where 80% of the country's population survives on less than $1 per day. Managua is the capital, but Granada is its oldest city. Despite its coastal beauty and colonial architecture, the picturesque streets of Granada are l...

directed by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006; produced by Alberto Chamorro, fl. 2006 (Burbank, CA: Cinema Libre Studio, 2009), 1 hour 16 mins
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Transitioning Clients from Corrections to the Community
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produced by Missouri Institute of Mental Health (St. Louis, MO: Missouri Institute of Mental Health, 2006), 23 mins
The program provides information about offenders incarcerated in state of Missouri prisons with Substance Abuse problems and Mental Health disorders. Dr. Nolin will discuss some basic challenges faced by offenders with co-occurring disorders face within the correctional system and upon release into the community a...
produced by Missouri Institute of Mental Health (St. Louis, MO: Missouri Institute of Mental Health, 2006), 23 mins
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