- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
Alyson, was a former White House intern with a full academic scholarship to a prestigious university. She was a 4.0 student before her dalliance with drugs caused her to drop out of college. Take a look at the result of the intervention by her loved ones.
- Shattered athletic dreams lead to fractured lives.
- Watch as addicts and their families confront the compulsions that are destroying their lives.
- Reality TV at its most unvarnished and gripping.
Alyson, was a former White House intern with a full academic scholarship to a prestigious university. She was a 4.0 student before her dalliance with drugs caused her to drop out of college. Her addiction morphed into a penchant for pills, opiates and her sick father's morphine, which she steals from his safe. Alyson says she can't sleep. She is a night-owl and prefers to be up all night and sleep during the day when she can sleep. She takes several prescription drugs to get her to sleep and to wake her up. Alyson fights with her parents on a daily basis. She has no relationship with her sister Cara, with whom she was once very close. Her sister doesn't trust her, respect her, or want to see her and is resentful because Alsyon's drug use is consuming the family. Her drug use is risking her life and that of her dying father. This family is in serious crisis and feel an intervention is their only hope for Alyson.