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How tough love helped one family survive their son's addictions

by Donna Freydkin / / Source: TODAY

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Nancy and Joe Vericker were the picture of the ideal American family, until it all fell apart when their son JP turned to alcohol and drugs. Nancy joins Megyn Kelly TODAY to talk about how tough love helped them recover, as recounted in her book “Unchained: Our Family's Addiction Mess Is Our Message.”

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