Posts tagged suicide prevention
“Jones” and the Alcoholic Millennial

It’s no secret that young people like to drink. A lot. At the peak, about 80% of millennials drink.  And why not? In the age of stress, “wokeness,” and living in Trump’s America, can you blame them? Unfortunately, those problems and issues are masks for deeper issues: alcoholism and drug addiction.

Enter, “Jones,” a very honest short film about a young woman’s (Jones) journey of breaking her alcohol addiction and getting help. It has been reported that over 10 million young Americans need treatment for addictions, and a lot of us just aren’t getting the help. Whether it’s stigma, self-doubt, funding, or just straight up denial, we just aren’t asking for help.

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