It’s possible. Many have done so. Celebrity-status doesn’t exempt an individual from the struggle of substance misuse. Some may even argue that the film and TV industry opens the door to such struggles due to the pressure and demands made by the career choice. Regardless, addiction to drugs (illicit or prescription) and/or alcohol is a disease that can impact anyone from many walks of life. With professional help, recovery is possible.
Joy Sutton, host of American Addiction Centers’ (AAC’s) talk show, Addiction Talk, interviewed Hollywood Actor Shaun Weiss, best known for his work in the successful movie franchise, The Mighty Ducks.
Shaun’s down-to-earth personality and authentic share of his experience with addiction and his comeback are nothing short of inspiring.