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"The Hungry Heart" film showing and panel explores the world of prescription drug addiction

posted Mar 15, 2015, 6:41 AM by Ashley Mark
This film, directed and produced by Mount Holyoke College Alumna Elizabeth (Bess) O’Brien ’81, “provides an intimate look at the often hidden world of prescription drug addiction through the world of Vermont Pediatrician Fred Holmes who works with patients struggling with this disease.”  The film showing will be followed by a panel discussion featuring the director of the documentary, substance use treatment providers and people in recovery.

This event is free, accessible and open to the public.  The following link has the film trailer and some incredible audio interviews from families struggling with addiction and recovery.

Wednesday, March 25th @ 7:00pm
Gamble Auditorium on the campus of Mt. Holyoke College
Ashley Mark,
Mar 15, 2015, 6:41 AM