Here are some video resources to help in understanding addiction so you or your loved ones will have a better idea of what you're going through. Watching these videos is crucial to the success of your recovery. Watch, listen, and learn! Are there elements in the videos that are similar to your struggle with addiction? What about relapse triggers? Use these videos to help during Phase 2 of your treatment at Tailwind Recovery. Medication (buprenorphine) is simply a tool to control your cravings and withdrawal. The real healing and recovery from addiction takes place with behavioral counseling in its various forms. The strength and longevity of your recovery depend on you gaining insight into your addiction, family history, relapse triggers, and how you deal with stress, anxiety, pain, grief, and all the other emotions that life throws at you. These videos were chosen to help you in establishing and maintaining a healthy recovery.
Prescription for Change: Ending America’s Opioid Crisis
What is the oppositive of addiction??? Is it sobriety?? Think again!!
Pain Doctor on Front Lines of Opioid Crisis
Brenda’s Prescription Addiction Story
Devin’s Rx Awareness Story
Ann Marie’s Rx Awareness Story
Judy’s Rx Awareness Story
Mike’s Rx Awareness Story
Excellent video on the science behind dependency/addiction
Everything You Think You Know About Addiction is Wrong
Why do our brains get addicted?
Men of Valor
Men of Valor (in depth)
The Hericho Project: Men of Valor's Greater Nashville Prison Ministry
The Hardest Hit
Transcending Addiction and Redefining Recovery
A Brief Summary of What Happens in the Brain During Pain & Addiction, by Gabor Mate
What is Addiction? A simple, understandable explanation
A Creative Video that explains some interesting details about the science behind addiction