Saving Jake

Saving Jake

When Addiction Hits Home

Paperback - 2015
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"D'Anne Burwell's smart, athletic son begins abusing oxycontin as a tenager, and within a year drops out of college, walks out of rehab, and lands homeless on the streets of Boulder. Sturggling with fear, guilt, and a desperate need to protect her son, D'Anne also grapples with her husband's anger and her daughter's depression as the family disease of addiction impacts them all. She discovers the terrifying links between the prescription-drug abuse and skyrocketing heroin use. And she comes to understand that to save her child she must step back and allow him to fight for his own soul"--
Publisher: Los Altos, Calif. : FocusUp Books, ©2015
ISBN: 9780996254304
Branch Call Number: 362.29 Burwell
Characteristics: 300 pages ; 22 cm


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