Off The Rails (eBook)
One Familys Journey Through Teen Addiction
de Susa Burrowes
Sobre o livro
Fifteen-year-old Hannah was a privileged young girl with a promising future, but that didnt stop her from sliding into an abyss of sex, drugs, alcohol, and other high-risk behaviors.Off the Rails narrates Hannahs sudden decline and subsequent treatment through the raw, honest, compelling voices of Hannah and her shocked and desperate mothereach one telling her side of the story.
Fearing that they couldnt keep their teen safe, Hannahs parents made the agonizing decision to send her to a wilderness program, and then to residential treatment.Off the Rails tells the story of the two tough years Hannah spent in three separate programsand ponders the factors that contributed to her ultimate recovery.
Written for parents of teens experimenting with high-risk behaviors, as well as those trying to navigate the controversial world of teen treatment programs,Off the Rails is an inspiring story of family love, determination, and the last-resort intervention that helped one troubled young woman find sobriety after a terrifying and harrowing journey.