Featured: Health Theater
The Addiction Show (theaddictionshow.com)
The Voice of the Recovery Community: A show about addiction, recovery and everything in between. An interesting collection of interviews with intelligent discussion on a wide variety of addiction recovery issues and approaches including mindfulness, yoga, secular approaches, religious approaches, medical approaches and more.
Addiction, Recovery and Yoga (www.adyo.org)
In this professionally made documentary film people speak candidly and compellingly about their addictions, working the 12-step program, and how yoga helped them in various ways with their recovery. The film is made by a senior Iyengar Yoga teacher and yoga therapist. In English and Spanish.
HBO - Addiction – The Films (hbo.com/addiction/thefilm/index.html?current=5)
You can view this feature-length documentary film, ADDICTION, online. It is the centerpiece of the HBO Addiction project. The Centerpiece Documentary brings together the nation's leading addiction experts with award- winning filmmakers and consists of nine separate segments covering important aspects of addiction. The Supplementary Series presents 13 videos while the Complementary Series includes 4 more, all on different aspects of the addiction experience.
Mindful Solutions for Addiction and Relapse Prevention (elishagoldstein.com)
This audio CD is written by two licensed psychologists and mindfulness teachers who have combined the fields of mindfulness, psychology and addiction. Their CD explores what mindfulness is and how it works with triggers, cravings and urges. It provides 3 guided meditation practices to help people in recovery cope with addiction-related cravings.
Recovery Coast to Coast (recoverycoasttocoast.org)
This nightly addiction-related talk show is available nationally. Sponsored by the Alliance for Recovery, it runs from 10 p.m. to midnight Pacific time, and is available via streaming audio. The show features in-studio interviews as well as listener call-ins and testimonials from people in recovery. Past shows can be listened to online or downloaded as an mp3 file.
An addiction recovery site that features streaming interviews with the focus on 12-step-based recovery, hosted by an attorney who is in recovery.
Take 12 Recovery Radio Shows (khlt.homestead.com/home.html)
This online radio show broadcasts six shows a week on the 12-step approach to recovery and relapse prevention. All shows are archived on the site. Recovery talk and recovery music are featured.
Thoughts on Recovery from Patients (drugabuse.gov/nidamed/thoughts-recovery-patients-video)
These five short patient videos from the National Institute on Drug Abuse tell the moving stories of people in different stages of their recovery from drug and alcohol use.