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Women

THE LAST TO KNOW
Nearly one-half of the estimated ten million alcoholics in this country are women, yet their special problems are totally ignored. Concealed by families, protected by friends and physicians, these women are kept invisible. They are often the last to know. (1984, 45 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Junior high/Adults

RECOVERING HOPE MOTHERS SPEAK OUT ABOUT FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDERS
Recovering Hope is an intimate and evocative hour-long video about the mothers and families of children who are affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). The video, created for viewing by women in recovery and their counselors, is divided into two half-hour episodes to allow time for discussion within a treatment session. (2004, 60 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Women of childbearing years, treatment agencies, teens

SECRET ADDICTIONS
Tape 1: Women, Drugs and Alcohol - This documentary offers insights from psychologists, doctors, and other experts involved in recovery programs for women addicts. (35 Min.), Tape 2: Women in Treatment - Women and their children describe their own experiences in recovery. (32 Min.) (1991)
Selected Audience:   Recovering alcoholics and addicts/ Health and social service agencies

TREATMENT ISSUES FOR WOMEN
The videotape represents an integration of research and clinical practice and addresses the physical, psycho-logical, and sociological needs of women. (1991, 22 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Treatment counselors

WOMEN OF SUBSTANCE
This video is about the barriers women addicts face in seeking treatment. (1992, 10 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Health care providers/Counselors