RESOURCES – Documentaries & Music

I’m hungry for their knowledge about addiction, to learn what they’ve learned about how to help, not hurt, my child — I’m hungry to know how to survive. Things I’ve not yet learned.

~Sandy Swenson, Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children
Documentaries & Music
Addiction: HBO
Assembled by some of the nation’s top documentary filmmakers, focusing on case studies and cutting-edge treatments that challenge traditional beliefs about addiction.
Collision Course – Teen Addiction Epidemic
Commissioned by Pathway to Prevention, this documentary tells honest and compelling stories, which can encourage parents and teens to talk about the very real risks of casual drug or alcohol use and make informed choices and wise decisions.
The Anonymous People
THE ANONYMOUS PEOPLE is a feature documentary film about the 23.5 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs.
ASK-Can Love Survive Addiction and Co-dependency?
An exploration of alcoholism, drug addiction, and codependency. The documentary explains these topics in a way not seen before. ASK explores real issues through real people’s stories, and provides clear cut hope and direction.

Generation Found
Generation Found is a powerful story about one community coming together to ignite a youth addiction recovery revolution in their hometown.
Rise Above The Noise
For every child struggling with addiction, let’s show them we are people who care. A beautiful music video with Maureen Cavanagh and her daughter, based on her book, “If You Love Me”.
Somebody’s Someone by Daphne Willis
This song is dedicated to anyone and everyone who knows addiction, mental illness, homelessness or all of the above. Be strong and use your local resources. Pass it on!