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Summary: One Little Pill takes an in depth look at a simple, safe method for combating alcoholism, the suppressing obstacles surrounding it, and those people just now finding it.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kinonation 2014

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Summary: A would-be writer's dissatisfaction with his life leads him on a three-day binge. This film gives an uncompromising look at the devestating effects of alcoholism.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios 2000

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Summary: This contemporary drama is about romance between two imperfect, alcoholic, resentful ordinary people, neighbors in the suburbs, adults with enough money to support themselves in the discontent to which they have become accustomed. Terry Wolfmeyer, suburban Detroit mother of four girls, is suddenly abandoned by her husband, and sinks into depression and subsists on a steady diet of vodka tonics....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY UPS

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD U

Contents: Bill's story -- There is a solution -- More about alcoholism -- We agnostics -- How it works -- Into action -- Working with others -- To wives -- The family afterward -- To employers -- A vision for you -- Personal stories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services 2001

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Summary: As a band singer is discovered and guided to heights of show-business success by an alcoholic ex-matinee idol, she performs one superb song after another in a production that exhilarates with its craft and style even as its story moves toward a heartbreaking finale.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2010

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Henneberg, Susan.

Summary: Describes ways to overcome drug addiction and alcohol abuse, providing advice and resources.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Publishing 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 616.86 HEN

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services 1953

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.292 TWE

Summary: Strives to break through the myths and explain what addiction really is, what causes it, and how to get the best available treatments.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Home Box Office 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.29 ADD

Woititz, Lisa Sue

Summary: In Unwelcome Inheritance, Lisa Sue Woititz combines her own insights with the unpublished contributions of her late mother, the early leader in the Adult Children of Alcoholics (ACOA) movement, Dr. Janet Woititz, uncovering how multiple generations of people affected by addiction continue to enable their children’s substance abuse and how, without realizing it, they continue to model the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hazelden Publishing 2015

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Summary: Episode I: In this first episode of the "Star Wars" saga young Anakin Skywalker, a slave with a gift for pod-racing, gains his freedom with help from Queen Amidala's Jedi Knights and then, in turn, helps the Queen defend her planet Naboo from the evil Sith Lords.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lucasfilm 2013

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Summary: In the 1980s, videotape changed the world and laid the foundation for modern media culture. This film traces the rise and fall of VHS from its heyday as the mainstream home video format to its current status as a nostalgic relic and prize to collectors who still cherish it. Features interviews with both filmmakers and enthusiasts from the VHS era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC REW

Summary: Documentary that explores filmmaker Alex LeMay's recovery from alcoholism using bullfighting as his method of rehabilitation and redemption.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinema Libre Studio 2008

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC AME

Ketcham, Katherine

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.2 KET

Canfield, Jack

Summary: "Jack Canfield, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Chicken Soup for the Soul; franchise and coauthor of The Success Principles, and Dave Andrews, a recovery expert, join forces to present a revolutionary program to help you cut back or quit drinking entirely--in the privacy of your own home. Alcohol kills one person every ten seconds worldwide, according to the World Health...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.8 CAN

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.86 CAN

Steinberg, Neil

Summary: Addiction is easy to fall into and hard to escape. It destroys the lives of individuals, and has a devastating cost to society. The National Institute of Health estimates seventeen million adults in the United States are alcoholics or have a serious problem with alcohol. This scourge affects not only those who drink or use drugs but also their families and friends, who witness the horror of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The University of Chicago Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.2 STE

Summary: The basic text of the Alcoholics Anonymous, which traces its roots, explores its precepts, and presents stories from participants that demonstrate the program's effectiveness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services 2005

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4 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.292 ALC
1 available in Reference, Call number: R 362.292 ALC

Gravitz, Herbert L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1987

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.2 Gravitz 1987

Summary: Following an emotional collapse a woman is placed in a mental institution by her husband. The severity of her depression causes her sympathetic doctor to try electric shock, hydrotherapy, and drugs, along with psychoanalysis.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2004

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SNA

Summary: After young Lucas shoots some ants with his water pistol they retaliate with a secret potion that shrinks him to their size.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2006

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY ANT

Summary: An inside look at what it is like to live with a mental illness and how individuals and their families find their way through medical, governmental, societal and spiritual issues--to hope.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mennonite Media 2005

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV SHA

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Camden Pictures 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 795.412 NO

W., Bill.

Contents: Bill's story -- There is a solution -- More about alcoholism -- We agnostics -- How it works -- Into action -- Working with others -- To wives -- The family afterward -- To employers -- A vision for you -- Personal stories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alcoholics Anonymous World Services 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.292 ALC

Summary: A special 75th anniversary deluxe edition of a book that has changed millions of lives and launched the modern recovery movement: Alcoholics Anonymous.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 362.292 ALC

Summary: "Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The threepenny opera follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities. With a palpable evocation of corruption and dread, set to Weill's irresistible score, The threepenny opera remains a benchmark of early sound cinema." -- container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2007

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1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA THR