DRUG & ALCOHOL ABUSE VIDEOS

Drug and alcohol abuse can be a confusing and intimidating subject, particularly if you’re concerned a loved one may be using addictive substances. We’re here to help. In this video series, Lasting Recovery’s Judy Saalinger discusses opioid and prescription drug addiction, including warning signs and symptoms for these highly addictive substances.

She is joined by Lasting Recovery medical director Dr. Kai McDonald, whose series on marijuana addiction, challenges the common assumption that marijuana isn’t addictive.

The Videos below are on Benzodiazepine Dependence as presented to the San Diego Family Medicine Physicians


Uncanny Xannies Part 1

Uncanny Xannies Part 2

Uncanny Xannies Part 3

I Understand

Discussing Relapse

What is Cross Addiction

Progression of Drug and Alcohol Addiction (Early Stage)

Progression of Drug and Alcohol Addiction (Middle Stage)

Progression of Drug and Alcohol Addiction (Late Stage)

Relapse Recognition and Prevention Part 1

Relapse Recognition and Prevention Part 2

Relapse Recognition and Prevention Part 3

A Letter to My Family

I’m Your Disease

Letting Go

Why Not Pot Part 1

Why Not Pot Part 2

Why Not Pot Part 3

Why Not Pot Part 4

Why Not Pot Part 5

Why Not Pot Part 6

Chronic Pain & Opiate Dependence Part 1

Chronic Pain & Opiate Dependence Part 2

Chronic Pain & Opiate Dependence Part 3

Marijuana: Is It Addicting? Part 1

Marijuana: Is It Addicting? Part 2

Marijuana: Is It Addicting? Part 3

Prescription Drug Abuse Part 1

Prescription Drug Abuse Part 2

Prescription Drug Abuse Part 3

Substance Use, Abuse and Addiction – Part 1

Substance Use, Abuse and Addiction – Part 2

Substance Use, Abuse and Addiction – Part 3

50 Shades of Brain Part 1

50 Shades of Brain Part 2

50 Shades of Brain Part 3

50 Shades of Brain Part 4

50 Shades of Brain Part 5

50 Shades of Brain Part 6

50 Shades of Brain Part 7


Do you have a problem with drug and alcohol abuse?

Here is a collection of brief self assessments to determine if substance use is a problem for you or a loved one.


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