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Videos Beginning with "F"

FACES OF ADDICTION
This three part HBO special contains: Flashback (11 Min.) about high school addicts. 27th and Prospect (8 Min.) about citizens fighting for their neighborhood. Addiction (14 Min.) about statistics and families. (1997, 34 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Teens/Adults

FAMILY
Much of the work done in treatment is about breaking through the denial that comes from the guilt, shame, and pain of broken family relationships. Earnie Larsen offers a balance between keeping one's head in treatment and developing the skills to rebuild healthy relationships. (1989, 35 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Recovering families

FAMILY BAGGAGE
This video is a highly acclaimed theatrical production that deals with the issues of addiction, co-dependency, and dysfunctional families in an entertaining, informative, dramatic and humorous way. It exposes these issues and problems to people who might not otherwise be aware of them. Tape 1 (56 Min.), Tape 2 (52 Min.) (1991)
Selected Audience:   General audiences

FAMILY BUSINESS
This video shows how children learn certain behaviors while growing up in a chemically dependent family: denial, distortion of truth, suppression of feelings, depression, people pleasing, and rescuing. Understanding the origins of these behaviors common to adult children can help break the patterns of the past. (1985, 30 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Co-dependents

FAMILY TRAP
A revealing look into the survival roles which are adopted by family members of a dependent person. Sharon Wegscheider-Cruse offers a complete picture of the pressures which contribute to the family illness and how identification, intervention, and counseling can help. (1988, 30 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Adult children of alcoholics/ Treatment centers

FAST FORWARD: AN ALCOHOLIC'S STORY
A teenager who has a drinking problem meets a mysterious man that shows him what life will be like if he continues to drink. (1995, 29 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Teens/COAs/ Substance abusers

FATHER MARTIN - PARENTS’ SILENCE CONDONES
What do young people have to contend with on a daily basis? The more we know about substances helps our kids stay away from them. Education, communication, and cooperation are the best ways to avoid substance abuse in your family. (1988, 18 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Adults

FATHER MARTIN - PREVENTION
Father Martin explains the difference between abuse and addiction. By reducing the abuse of alcohol we can reduce alcoholism. Every adult needs to make their own decisions based on their values and their personal experiences. He points out times when it is appropriate to drink and when it is inappropriate. (1972, 31 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Adults

FIRST YEARS LAST FOREVER, THE
This video includes information on bonding and attachment, communication, health and nutrition, self-esteem, child care, and self awareness. (1997, 28 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Parents

FIVE MYTHS THAT SABOTAGE RECOVERY
In this recovery video, Earnie Larsen teaches five mental mistakes that threaten high level recovery: What "Myths" are. What the five mistakes are. What healthy "shoulds" are. (1991, 30 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Recovering persons

FOR BABY'S SAKE: THE CHALLENGE OF BEING PREGNANT IN THE 90'S
This video shows that the most important time in a baby's life is before a woman knows she's pregnant. The video addresses nutrition, substance use during pregnancy and the need for prenatal care. (1992, 30 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Teens/ Adults

FOX 2: SPRING BREAK IN CANCUN WITH MICHIGAN TEENS
WJBK-TV went to Cancun and followed Michigan teens around on their vacation. The massive amounts of alcohol, drugs and sex are compromising our children’s health. The underage drinking goes on day and night without any police or parental supervision. (1998, 5 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Teens/Adults

FROM NOW ON
The video follows four individuals through their treatment for chemical dependency and their struggle in staying drug free. (1989, 27 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Treatment and rehabilitation programs/Referral agencies/High school/Adults

FROM OPIUM TO HEROIN
This video explains the most important issues related to opiates and their abuse including: physiological effects, endorphin, tolerance, tissue dependence, overdose, AIDS, drug synergism, adulterants, addiction, withdrawal, and recovery. (1988, 51 Min.)
Selected Audience:   Heroin and other opiate addicted individuals/Treatment centers