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Second Chances This documentary explores the transition of a young mother from addiction treatment to a clean and sober life, with the help of a family mentoring program known as "shared family care." (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Reversal of Fortune with John Robbins Having lost almost everything in the Madoff scam, best-selling author John Robbins tells how in “an age of less” he had to step back, reassess what’s important and build a new, more fulfilling life. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Healing the Wounds of War Vietnam veteran Steven Stratford tells the story of his post-traumatic descent into addiction and how, finally in jail, he realized he would have to "replace bad memories with good memories" by returning to Vietnam to help civilians. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
After Effects of War with Christal Presley Christal Presley, an English teacher in Virginia who experienced "secondary trauma" in response to the extreme behavior of her father, a Vietnam-era veteran with PTSD, tells how the family began a journey of recovery. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Sid Caesar We visit one of television's first superstars, comedian Sid Caesar, who battled back from addiction and physical illness by learning how to appreciate and enjoy. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Loretta La Roche Making light of our stress-inducing, 24/7 society, author and humorist Loretta LaRoche brings her one-of-a-kind perspective on living an optimistic and resilient life that re-connects with what really matters. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt
Nonviolent Communication It's been said that we've learned how to speak but not necessarily how to communicate. Rarely are we taught the art of deep listening or how to respond to someone without accusation or blame or the ability to articulate our own needs without putting others on the defensive. (Series: Humankind) Hear free excerpt