Robin Williams Tragedy: Coping With Depression

Robin Williams Tragedy: Coping With Depression

Robin Williams was always open about his battles with alcohol and drugs and his continued battle to stay sober. In fact, he checked himself into a rehab center in late June for maintenance. Dr. Adi Jaffe, of UCLA and the Alternatives Addiction Treatment center in Beverly Hills, and a former addict himself, joins Kit Hoover and Shaun Robinson on Access Hollywood Live to talk about the fight against addiction and depression. Why does it seem like there’s a correlation between addiction and depression? And, how can people get help if they are having suicidal thoughts?