Made-for-television drama. Marcia Carter has recently divorced and is raising her 16-year-old daughter Zoey on her own. As Marcia makes a new life for herself and starts a new job, everything seems to be going well. But secretly Zoey is descending into a drink and drugs nightmare after she falls for local student Ron, who also works as a drug dealer. After she overdoses, Zoey is sent to see kindly psychiatrist Dr Harper and gradually she tries to rebuild her damaged life.