Addiction in the Movies

September 27, 2012 Karl Shallowhorn, MS, CASAC

Addiction has been featured in the movies since the 1936 film "Reefer Madness." Many of these films serve as entertainment however there are those that can educate viewers as well. The key is that they can open a dialogue that can serve to break the stigma that surrounds addiction.

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Shallowhorn, K. (2012, September 27). Addiction in the Movies, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2024, July 25 from

Author: Karl Shallowhorn, MS, CASAC

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