A Call for Help: How to Plan an Intervention for the Addict in Your Life

Battling with an addiction is a very difficult and traumatic experience. Whether it’s drugs, alcohol, gambling, pornography, or anything in between, addictions can wreak havoc through your life. On the other hand, watching friends and family members struggle through addiction can be just as painful. Addictions affect two-thirds of families in America. Though things may Read More

How Does an Intervention Work?

Dealing with addiction in the family is a stressful time. You may be at your wits end worried about your loved one’s health and safety and frustrated that they are in denial about needing help. When other attempts to get them into treatment haven’t worked, or you’re unsure about how to approach the topic, an Read More

What is: Intervention?

Intervention is defined as a coordinated effort by a group of people to help an addict realize that they need professional help in dealing with their addictions.  Interventions are often conducted by friends and family members of the addict, and typically involve a confrontational meeting. Interventions highlight the important role that an addict’s family and Read More

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