Trauma, addiction and hope at Forum

MILLERTON -— Addicts and alcoholics have a physical addiction.

And they often have unresolved, traumatic experiences that also need to be acknowledged and resolved.

Getting to the root of the addiction is what social worker Hope Payson and filmmaker Tory Jadow (a Cornwall resident) address in “Uprooting Addiction,” a documentary film about how trauma affects addiction — and recovery.  It will be shown on Sunday, Jan. 27, 11:30 a.m. at The Moviehouse in Millerton as part of the Salisbury Forum series.

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