12th Annual Triumph for Teens Gala: Sold-Out Success

Actor and humanitarian Matthew Perry received an award from Friends’ costar Lisa Kudrow, and former Los Angeles mayor and civic leader the Honorable Antonio Villaraigosa was recognized at the 12th Annual Triumph for Teens Awards Gala for his work.

2015 Phoenix House Celebrity Tournament May 18

Join Florida’s finest golfers and celebrity players on Monday, May 18, in the third annual Phoenix House Celebrity Tournament. The tournament, silent auction, and daylong fun benefits Phoenix House Florida!

Guest Blogger: NBC 10’s Dan Jaehnig Talks Media Portrayals of Addiction and Treatment

NBC 10 News anchor Dan Jaehnig, a six-time Emmy Award-winning journalist, talks about how the media portrays addiction and treatment–and what they could and should do differently.

TNT’s Dallas: The Destruction of Addiction, and Hope of Recovery

TNT’s hit show Dallas is known for its melodrama, but this season also offers a nuanced portrait of addiction.

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s All Too Ordinary Death

In Philip Seymour Hoffman, we lost an uncommonly brilliant actor to a heroin overdose. Unfortunately, tragedies like this have become much too common.