Trainwreck: A Film out of the Box or out of the Past?

Trainwreck’s treatment of binge drinking and pot smoking is reminiscent of the “happy drunk” portrayals of yesteryear. How edgy is that? Answer: not very.

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.