Addiction & Family: A conversation with Author David Sheff

Thursday, August 20, 2020
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Addiction & Families: A Conversation with Author David Sheff

David SheffBestselling Author & Advocate on US Drug Crisis, Prevention & Treatment of Addiction

Beautiful Boy book coverDavid Sheff is the author of Beautiful Boy: A Father’s Journey Through His Son’s Addiction, a number one New York Times bestseller; the book was adapted as a feature film starring Steve Carrell and Timothee Chalamet in 2018 and is available for streaming on Amazon Prime Video. Following Beautiful Boy, David authored Clean: Overcoming Addiction and Ending America’s Greatest Tragedy, also a New York Times bestseller. David has dedicated years to investigating the disease of addiction and America’s drug problem, which he sees as the greatest public health challenge of our time. He is a devoted advocate for change in our mental healthcare system in the US, an award winning journalist, and author of several highly-acclaimed books; his latest, The Buddhist on Death Row, is being released on August 4.

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Free Virtual Event open to the general public
August 20, 2020 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Private Q&A Session Benefitting HAMSA with David Sheff for 20 Attendees
August 20, 2020 | 8:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The private Q&A is a closed event with limited attendees and will not be recorded. Tickets are $180, or $360 to include an autographed book set from David Sheff, and all proceeds go to benefit HAMSA. Participants' information and the content of the event will not be shared with any outside organizations. 

You will receive an email with the Zoom link on the day of the event. Please be sure to white-list emails from JF&CS.

In Partnership with:


Twin Lakes Recovery Center


Blue Ridge Mountain Recovery Center
Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta
J Flowers Health Institute


Eternal Strength Therapeutic Youth Center

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