Patrick Kennedy Breaks His Silence
Patrick Kennedy, the youngest child of the late senator, Ted Kennedy, is speaking out about his alcoholism and drug addiction in his new book, “A Common Struggle.” Last week on CBS’ 60 Minutes, he opened up to Leslie Stahl about his struggle and his family’s struggle with addiction. The goal of his memoir is to remove the stigma that comes from substance abuse.
Mr. Kennedy’s quest to show that addiction is a disease and, as such, it should be treated. If you or someone you love, is having a problem with drugs or alcohol, there are ways to get them involuntary treatment through Florida’s Marchman Act. Contact us to find out more.