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NEUROCHEMISTRY OF RELAPSE AND RECOVERY
An amazing new program from the producers of UPPERS, DOWNERS! The reasons that people give up their compulsive use of psychoactive drugs vary, but they almost always include survival! This program explores the phases of recovery - detoxification, initial and long term abstinence and recovery. The neurochemistry of the brain's memory function is examined using compelling animation, providing viewers with completely new insights. Memories are closely tied to relapse and interviews with recovering addicts and treatment professionals provide a window into the most daunting obstacle to any stage of treatment - relapse. Understanding the origin of cravings and learning how to control them is crucial for success.