David Sheff

‘Beautiful Boy’ is unlike most other movies about addiction.
Leaving the theater, I felt like I did after my first Narcotics Anonymous meeting: understood, and far less alone.
The heroin epidemic is dangerous, startling, and tragic. But it is far from hopeless. The solutions are in front of us, and research continues to provide more answers every day. We must be as focused and driven as the addicted brain: Implement the solutions. Now.
In Clean, David Sheff draws on research in psychology, neuroscience and medicine to present a new approach to dealing with what may well be our greatest social problem.