Made-for-television drama. Marcia Carter (Mia Farrow) has recently divorced and is raising her 16-year-old daughter Zoey (Julia Whelan) 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 (Michael Coristine), who also works as a drug dealer. After she overdoses, Zoey is sent to see kindly psychiatrist Dr Harper (Andrew McCarthy) and gradually she tries to rebuild her damaged life.