Our free Lending Library has resources for parents, educators, drug & alcohol professionals, faith-based organizations, and others interested in promoting healthy behaviors.

DVDs are available for you to borrow if you live or work in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Once you have created an account, you can request materials online, or you may call or stop in.

Library materials can be picked up at our office: 630 Janet Ave., Lancaster, PA 17601.

Lending Library Directory

  • A Guide for Living with Co-occurring Disorders

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:23:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Educates clients, families and clinicians on the history, challenges and most effective treatments for co-occurring disorders. Offers compelling interviews with clinicians, physicians and researchers, along with inspiring client…

  • A&E’s Invervention: Gambling & Shopping

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:45:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Riveting real-life television, Intervention explores the lives of people dependent on drugs, alcohol, or other destructive behaviors and the people who intervene to save them. Gambling and shopping…

  • Alcohol

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:17:00  |  Audience: Age 14+

    “Alcohol isn’t a drug.” “A cup of coffee will sober me up.” “I’m always a safe driver, even after a couple of beers.” These statements are only a…

  • Alcohol, Drugs and the Brain

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:41:00  |  Audience: Adults

    A complete overview of how alcohol and drugs affect the brain by University of Texas professor of pharmacology, Dr. Carlton Erickson. The difference between abuse and dependence is…

  • Alcohol, Drugs, Body & Mind: The Medical Consequences

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:43:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    What happens to our bodies when we abuse alcohol and drugs? What is the effect on our brain chemistry? How do drugs actually produce the effect of feeling…

  • Alcohol: Drug Undercover

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:12:00  |  Audience: Ages 12-18

    Exposes the truth about alcohol’s effect on young people. Advertisers would have youth believe that using alcohol means non-stop parties and good times. but teens are actually more…

  • Alcohol: La Sustancia, la Adiccion, la Solucion

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:44:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Poignant testimonials from people in recovery from alcohol dependence, skillfully combined with narration from experts in the field to deliver solid info, along with the real-life human impact…

  • Alibi vs. Denial

    Format: Both Streaming and DVD  |  Length: 00:42:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Delbert Boone explores denial and discusses how many healthcare professionals often say that addicted people are in “denial.” According to Boone, if that were true, they would have…

  • Bath Salts: The Deadly Facts

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:19:00  |  Audience: Ages 13-22

    In the first few months of 2011, poison control centers nationwide reported a record-breaking increase in ER visits related to bath salts. This timely program gives viewers the…

  • Bed Ridden: A True Story

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:27:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    The absurd lengths people go to in pursuit of their addictions before they finally seek help are well-known. Based on a true story, Bed Ridden chronicles the last…

  • Can’t, Not Won’t: A Christian Response to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:45:00  |  Audience: Adults

    The compelling stories and insights in this video offer congregations the tools to learn about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Two families share their stories in the hope…

  • Children in a Jar

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:50:00  |  Audience: Adults

    An Emmy-nominated documentary about the tumultuous social, political, economic and environmental landscape of Central America told through the stories of the children who have been left behind. This…

  • Choices

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:32:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Robert Kent tells the heart wrenching story of how his son, Brandon, and 2 friends were killed by a drunk driver on Christmas morning. His story illustrates the…

  • Clean Break: A Gambling Prevention Docudrama

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:30:00  |  Audience: Age 12-18

    A docudrama designed to increase adolescents’ understanding of the potential dangers associated with excessive gambling, based on the life experiences of Did-Tafari Belizaire. Uses vignettes, which allows adolescents…

  • Cocaína y Crack: Retorno del Abismo

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:48:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Helps those in early recovery understand the history and effects of cocaine and crack, as well as the fundamentals of addiction and recovery. Speaks to clients in correctional,…

  • Cocaine and Crack

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:19:00  |  Audience: Age 14+

    The pleasure of a cocaine high doesn’t last long, but the damage cocaine causes can last a lifetime. This video explores the history of cocaine; the effects of…

  • Compulsive Gambling & Recovery

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:51:00  |  Audience: Adults

    This video explores the attitudes, feelings, and behaviors of compulsive gamblers. It characterizes pathological (compulsive) gambling as a treatable disease. Interviews with compulsive gamblers and their relatives, gambling…

  • Domestic Violence & Substance Abuse Series

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 01:03:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Part 1: The Abusers Four former abusers, men and women, tell their stories of substance abuse and how it lead to violence. What they learned about themselves during…

  • Done Deal: Choosing Not to Gamble

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:15:00  |  Audience: Grades 7-12

    DVD 2 of 3– Features Mike, the main character in Safe Bet (DVD 1), as a young adult who has dropped out of college because of the extensive…

  • Ecstasy: The Facts

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:21:00  |  Audience: Ages 13-22

    Students learn medical facts vs myths, warning signs of overdose, skills for avoiding peer pressure, the role of seratonin & other neurotransmitters in regulating emotional well-being, and the…

  • Facing Fears in Recovery

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 01:00:00  |  Audience: Adults

      This film is a discussion with 7 recovering people and family members in recovery. They discuss the fears associated with being new to 12-Step meetings, finding a…

  • Family Addiction Series

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 06:40:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Rocky and Debbie Hill host this engaging and informative treatment series designed to involve the whole family in the recovery process.  They take the audience through each of…

  • Fear. . . The Anger Trigger Series

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 01:55:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Part 1: I Think, Therefore I Act When we are confronted, often we feel threatened, disrespected, rebellious, vindictive, scared or defensive. Our actions are framed by our thoughts….

  • Freedom From Prison and Drugs

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:34:00  |  Audience: Adults

    This film shows five men who have been incarcerated due to their behavior while using alcohol and drugs. They have since found sobriety using the 12-step program and…

  • Getting Out of the Game: The Trap of Drug Dealing

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:32:00  |  Audience: Age 14+

    Money, power, respect, popularity, and glamour all seem to come easy for the drug dealer. This program features a support group for people facing the temptation to return…

  • Good Intentions: Bad Choices

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 02:34:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Research shows that most people who are released from jails and prisons have the most problems in the first year. Those problems are mainly in three areas: the…

  • HBO’s Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 08:00:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    The nation’s leading experts on addiction, together with a group of accomplished filmmakers, have assembled to create ADDICTION, an unprecedented documentary aimed at helping Americans understand addiction as…

  • HBO’s Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Audience: Age 16+

    The nation’s leading experts on addiction, together with a group of accomplished filmmakers, have assembled to create ADDICTION, an unprecedented documentary aimed at helping Americans understand addiction as…

  • Heroina: ¿Qué voy a Hacer?

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:28:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Traces the steep path from initial infatuation with heroin use to the devastation of addiction. Includes help and hope for recovery.

  • High on Spice: The Dangers of Synthetic Marijuana

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:14:00  |  Audience: Ages 13-22

    Until December 2010, Spice was legally sold around the country as incense (“not for human consumption”) in convenience stores, head shops and on the Internet. Hundreds of ER…

  • How I Stopped Drinking: Four Stories Continued

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:27:00  |  Audience: Adults

    A follow-up to “What Made Me Stop Drinking”, this program investigates how those same people – recovering alcoholics – actually managed to stop drinking. They took different routes…

  • Inhalants

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:18:00  |  Audience: Age 14+

    Since chemicals in more than 1,400 products can be sniffed or huffed for their psychoactive and mind-altering effects, it’s not surprising that inhalants are the most frequently abused…

  • Ken Winters on Brief Intervention

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:27:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Winters outlines the principles & applications of brief intervention. The program will help you: determine when to use brief intervention, and when to consider alternative methods; understand effective…

  • Life in the Community for Everyone! / Vida en la Comunidad para Todos!

    Format: DVD  |  Audience: Adults

    This bilingual DVD gives service providers and educators who serve Hispanic/Latino parents and families the information and educational tools to address the substance abuse prevention and mental health…

  • Living Sober Series: Part I- Disc One

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:00:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    A unique tool for treatment professionals to support their programs with guidance on specific coping skills needed by their clients during recovery. Designed for Alcohol/Drug and Mental Health…

  • Living Sober Series: Part I- Disc Two

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:00:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    A unique tool for treatment professionals to support their programs with guidance on specific coping skills needed by their clients during recovery. Designed for Alcohol/Drug and Mental Health…

  • Living Sober Series: Part II- Disc One

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:00:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    A unique tool for treatment professionals to support their programs with guidance on specific coping skills needed by their clients during recovery. Designed for Alcohol/Drug and Mental Health…

  • Living Sober Series: Part II- Disc Two

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:45:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    A unique tool for treatment professionals to support their programs with guidance on specific coping skills needed by their clients during recovery. Designed for Alcohol/Drug and Mental Health…

  • Living Sober Series: Part III

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:15:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    A unique tool for treatment professionals to support their programs with guidance on specific coping skills needed by their clients during recovery. Designed for Alcohol/Drug and Mental Health…

  • Loving Someone With an Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:56:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Over 23.5 million people in America are currently in recovery from addiction. For those who live with an addiction is both heartbreaking and exhausting. Family members are torn…

  • Lung Cancer Through the Eyes of My Children

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:25:00  |  Audience: Age 13+

    Susan DeWitt, when diagnosed with late-stage lunch cancer, decided to produce a documentary starring her children. Speaking directly into the camera, they tell their story of losing their…

  • Managing Shame, Preventing Violence: A Call to Our Clergy

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:07:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Donald L. Nathanson, world-renowned psychiatrist, explains that the interpersonal violence in modern society can best be explained as inappropriate responses to shame. Restorative practices such as conferences and…

  • Marihuana: Escape al la Nada

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:41:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Challenges myths about marijuana by clearly stating that is is addictive and that use results in physical, emotional and spiritual consequences. It also to explains to clients in…

  • Marijuana: Does Legal Mean Safe?

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:20:00  |  Audience: Ages 13-22

    Many teens think that pot is harmless because some states  & countries have legalized marijuana for medical and/or recreational purposes. This fact-based program emphasizes that legality is not…

  • Marijuana: The Medical Consequences

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:43:00  |  Audience: Adults

    In this dynamic presentation, Dr. Keppler invites the audience to look past their own personal views of the drug marijuana, and to look instead at marijuana’s effects and…

  • Mark Lundholm: Humor in Treatment

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:30:00  |  Audience: Adults

    If laughter is the best medicine, Mark Lundholm provides healing for the soul. In his seriously funny 3-DVD set, Humor in Treatment, Lundholm lets you in on his…

  • Maslow’s Heirarchy of Needs

    Format: Both Streaming and DVD  |  Length: 00:42:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Delbert Boone discusses Dr. Abraham Maslow’s theory that human beings are motivated by unsatisfied needs and that certain lower, basic needs must be satisfied before higher needs can…

  • Men in a Box

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:28:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    A historical thriller starring Kurtwood Smith as famed psychologist B.F. Skinner as he conducts a chilling experiment into the nature of addiction in his Harvard University lab. Why…

  • Metanfetamina: La Decisión de Vivir

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:38:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Part 2 explains the pharmacology of meth’s effects on brain and body chemistry. Part 2 offers hope for those addicted to meth. Through the candid experiences of people…

  • Meth: Recovery is Possible

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:48:00  |  Audience: Adults

    In this film, Earnie Larsen, famed author and lecturer, brings together an assorted group of people in recovery from meth of all ages and backgrounds. In a group…

  • Methamphetamine: A Prevention Triology

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:53:00  |  Audience: Age 14+

    Three DVD’s on one disk, each highlighting the devastation of methamphetamine. One: The Great Deceiver provides insight into teens and how meth can damage young lives. Two: Where…

  • My Spouse is Drinking & Using Drugs

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:29:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Five real people tell their stories of the struggle living with the addicted individuals in their lives. They describe the recovery process, from losing their identity to avoid…

  • Narcotics: Heroin, Opium, Codeine, and Morphine

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:20:00  |  Audience: Age 14+

    Strictly speaking, the term “narcotic” refers to opium, opium derivatives, and their synthetic substitutes. This video delves into the history of narcotics such as heroin, opium, codeine, and…

  • Overcoming Early Life Trauma

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:00:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Dr. Cardwell C. Nuckols addresses why early childhood neglect or abuse is a consistent finding in criminal justice offenders and people with addiction who chronically relapse. He explains…

  • Pills and Pain

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:45:00  |  Audience: Adults

    This installment in the Thomas “Hollywood” Henderson video library discusses the current issue of opioid abuse in America. Beautifully filmed. Thomas has been in recovery since 1983, but…

  • Plan B

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:28:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    In this comedic romp, a determined financial advisor is convinced life works best when he’s in charge–until he tries to return a fax machine to a local electronics…

  • Play to Win: The Deadly Consequences of Gambling

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:21:00  |  Audience: Grades 7-12

    DVD 3 of 3– The potential for gambling-related violence is the central focus of this DVD as Keenan, a high school student, is threatened with a gun when…

  • Pleasure Scale: Craving Identification & Management

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 02:14:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Cravings Identification and Management (CIM) is based on the addiction treatment model developed by Dr. Alex Stalcup. Craving is broadly defined as the desire to use alcohol or…

  • Pleasure Unwoven

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:10:00  |  Audience: Adults

    This high-definition video essay explores addiction as a disease, reviewing the latest neuroscientific research about addiction along the way. Using the spectacular landscape of Utah’s state and national…

  • Pleasure Unwoven

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:10:00  |  Audience: Adults

    This high- definition video essay explores addiction as a disease, reviewing the latest neuroscientific research about addiction along the way. Using the spectacular landscape of Utah’s state and…

  • Prescription for Trouble

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:26:00  |  Audience: Age 13+

    Taking medicine is engrained in American culture. Is it any surprise then that adolescents are abusing prescription and over-the-counter drugs in record numbers? In this program, teens in…

  • Prisoners of Addiction

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:33:00  |  Audience: Adults

    This film shows 4 women incarcerated due to their behavior while using alcohol and drugs, then found sobriety and have not had to return to substance abuse or…

  • Promise Me: Parents with Addictions

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:18:00  |  Audience: Ages 13-22

    This DVD is part of the Maple Ave DVD series, as seen on PBS. Ann is forced to face the grim reality that her parents’ addictions (alcoholism and…

  • Reclaim Your Family from Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:24:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Explains how families and couples who have spent years building a life together can lose their cohesive identity and meaning in the wake of the illness of addiction….

  • Recovering Hope: Mothers Speak Out about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:00:00  |  Audience: 2004

    In 2 parts; 8 women tell poignant stores about their children w/ FASD (fetal alcohol spectrum disorders) and how they’re learning effective new ways to parent. Also, researchers…

  • Requiem for a Dream

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:42:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Addicted people feel wrong when they don’t feel right. Eventually they feel very wrong, and must feel right, and at that point their lives spiral down into some…

  • Safe Bet: Recognizing the Problem

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:13:00  |  Audience: Grades 7-12

    Mike, a high-school student, borrows money from other teens to pay his gambling debts. Struggling with another student to whom he owes money, Mike bumps his head and…

  • Secondhand Smoke: A Matter of Life and Breath

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:11:00  |  Audience: Ages 12-18

    We learn about the two kinds of smoke; sidestream (exhaled) and mainstream (from the cigarette tip.) Teens reflect on what it’s like to hand around with smokers, and…

  • Smashed: Toxic Tales of Teens and Alcohol

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:15:00  |  Audience: Ages 13-22

    Filmed at the U of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, this documentary pulls no punches in its graphic presentation of the devastating consequences of underage drinking and impaired driving….

  • Smoking: The Toxic Truth

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:28:00  |  Audience: Ages 12-18

    This hard-hitting tobacco prevention program is a powerful tool to deter teens from smoking. Viewers are introduced in graphic fashion to the  heartrending medical consequences of tobacco use,…

  • Stages of Family Recovery

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:36:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    For families, the pain of living with a loved one’s addiction can lead to shame, secrecy, and isolation. Stages of Family Recovery is an encouraging, empowering video that…

  • Step 1 for Adults

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:12:00  |  Audience: Adults

    People in recovery candidly share their triumphs and set-backs in working Step 1: struggling with powerlessness, recognizing unmanageability and overcoming secret-keeping. Filmed in accordance with the 11th tradition…

  • Step 2 for Adults

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:12:00  |  Audience: Adults

    People in recovery share their triumphs and set-backs in working Step 2- defining a higher power, overcoming negative perceptions about religion and developing a spiritual connection. Filmed in…

  • Step 3 for Adults

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:12:00  |  Audience: Adults

    People in recovery share their triumphs and set-backs in working Step 3- maintaining conscious contact with a higher power, finding a sponsor and learning to have sober fun….

  • Straight Talk: Heroin and Opiates

    Format: Both Streaming and DVD  |  Length: 00:49:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Two award winning presenters have joined forces in Straight Talk, Heroin and Opiates. David Ohlms, M.D. and Delbert Boone, both icons in the field of addiction and recovery…

  • Stronger, Tougher, Smarter: Stories of Teen Resilience

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:21:00  |  Audience: Ages 13-22

    Focuses on five stories of teens who prove that it is possible to “bounce back” from painful events and hard times. Viewers hear from a girl who learned…

  • The Addictive Personality

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:25:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Does addiction have a genetic factor? Can any type of addiction be treated medically? What steps can family members take to help a loved one struggling with addiction?…

  • The Cat Who Drank and Used Too Much

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:12:00  |  Audience: Ages 6-96

    Winner of 24 major awards, this delightful tale stands the test of time, and deals with addiction in a positive, non-threatening way. It can be used with people…

  • The Dark Side of Adderall and Other Study Drugs

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:15:00  |  Audience: Age 13+

    When used under a doctor’s guidance, Adderall, Ritalin, and similar medications can be effective in controlling ADHD. But “pressure over grades and competition for college admissions are encouraging…

  • The Fantasy Sports Gamble

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:00:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    Over the past several years, daily fantasy sports have become big business, with fans betting an estimated $2.6 billion in 2015. Critics say the practice amounts to gambling…

  • The Neurochemistry of Relapse & Recovery

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:31:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Combining testimony from people in recovery with computer generated models of neurological anatomy and physiology, a complete picture of the addiction and recovery process unfolds. Part 1, “Memory…

  • The Other Gamblers: Women & Older Gamblers

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:28:00  |  Audience: Adults

    This video examines the reasons for the growing numbers of older gamblers and women gamblers. From local bingo parlors to Nevada style casinos, the number of senior and…

  • The Overdose Epidemic: What Can be Done to Stop It?

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:20:00  |  Audience: Grade 7-College

    The spike in drug overdose is alarming- why is this happening? This program takes a look at overdose from 3 points of view: an ER doctor, a pharmacologist…

  • The Roots of Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:32:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    A highly visual film that examines the biological and environmental reasons that people become addicted to substances such as legal drugs, e.g., alcohol, tobacco, and prescription medications; illegal…

  • The Roots of Addiction 2011 Update

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:32:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    A highly visual film that examines the biological and environmental reasons that people become addicted to substances such as legal drugs, e.g., alcohol, tobacco, and prescription medications; illegal…

  • The Rules of Recovery

    Format: Both Streaming and DVD  |  Length: 00:45:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Delbert Boone outlines the “rules of recovery,” emphasizing the importance of getting dry so that one can begin to realize what addiction has taken from their life, and…

  • The Truth About AD/HD

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:45:00  |  Audience: Adults

      Wendy Richardson addresses many of the myths surrounding AD/HD and outlines its characteristics and common symptoms. She graphically explains how brain function is effected by AD/HD and…

  • The Twelve Steps with Delbert Boone

    Format: Both Streaming and DVD  |  Length: 02:30:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Delbert Boone explores the road to recovery through the use of the Twelve Steps- each step can be shown as a separate clip. He addresses how most addicted…

  • The Voice of Addiction: Cunning, Baffling and Powerful

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:30:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Saul Selby, with a creative use of a hand puppet named Slick, helps clients explore addiction and relapse through three key principles: addiction is more powerful than they…

  • Therapy Games

    Format: Both Streaming and DVD  |  Length: 00:46:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Ideally, therapy should be a rewarding experience where a person can focus on personal issues. However, may who enter therapy choose to “play the game” focusing on how…

  • Tobacco: Smash It!

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:12:00  |  Audience: Ages 12-18

    Raises awareness about nicotine’s deadly effect to the audience most targeted by tobacco companies- young people. Even though the law prohibits young people from smoking, tobacco companies spend…

  • Trilogy of Recovery Series

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 01:20:00  |  Audience: Adults

    A Trilogy of Recovery offers counselors, facilitators and therapists the powerful medium of entertainment education – a leading-edge tool to help clients and patients address the chemical dependency…

  • Troop 1500: Girl Scouts Beyond Bars

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 01:08:00  |  Audience: Age 15+

    Focuses on 10 of the 48 girls in troop 1500 as they make their monthly trip to the Gatesville Hilltop Prison, near Austin. The girls were trained in…

  • Understanding Bipolar Disorder & Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:19:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Explains the different aspects of bipolar disorder, such as mania and depression, and explores how the disorder interacts with chemical dependency. Examples illustrate the importance of medication, abstinence,…

  • Understanding Borderline Personality Disorders & Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:21:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Provides support for recovery from borderline personality disorder (BPD) and addiction, and explores ways to cope with common behaviors and thoughts associated with BPD.

  • Understanding Depression & Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:25:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Explores ways to cope with the common behaviors and thoughts associated with depression and provides support for recovery from depression and addiction.

  • Understanding Joy: The Devastation of Gambling Addiction

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:30:00  |  Audience: Age 16+

    This film enters the mind of Joy, a 57-year-old woman. Joy’s gambling addiction has overcome her sense of morality and driven her to embezzle $700,000 from two employers….

  • What Do I Say to My Kids?

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:26:00  |  Audience: Adults

    One of the greatest sources of pain to newly clean and sober parents is how their addiction impacts their children. In this warm, instructional and one-of-a-kind presentation, Claudia…

  • What Made Me Stop Drinking: Four Stories

    Format: DVD  |  Length: 00:33:00  |  Audience: Adults

    An intimate and revealing look into the lives of people who are addicted to alcohol. Four very different individuals tell their stories … all four finally faced a…

  • Who’s Fooling Who? Relapse & the Family

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:34:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Although some signs of relapse are very obvious, other signs are subtle and tend to knock us off our feet. Counselor Rosetta Oliver explains the relapse process, identifying…

  • Your Body and Your Health

    Format: Streaming  |  Length: 00:36:00  |  Audience: Adults

    Dr. Carlos Tirado, addiction psychiatrist, leads us through a compelling look at the other diseases and negative effects of the risky behaviors drug and alcohol users so often…