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How to Find a Professional Interventionist for a Mental Health Situation

Finding the right interventionist to compel your loved one into treatment is a struggle for many people, but it is often essential to reach out for professional help during this difficult time. In fact, if an addict struggles with a mental health condition, it may be essential to hire experienced, knowledgeable help. Many resources connect people with professional interventionists, so do not assume your case is...

Planning an Intervention for Prescription Drug Abuse

Millions of people nationwide abuse prescription drugs, which is one of the most deadly epidemics the US currently faces. When someone becomes addicted to a prescription drug, such as an opiate or a stimulant, both his life and the lives of his loved ones can suffer. In response to this, family members of a prescription drug user may try a number of tactics to help their loved one end his drug abuse, which includes...

Intervention for an Rx Drug Addict

The goal of any intervention is to help the addict end the denial associated with addiction and persuade the individual to seek professional help. Interventions can range from a simple conversation between you and the Rx drug user to a planned event initiated and implemented by a trained intervention counselor. Is There a Need for an Intervention? People who are addicted to drugs usually do not know their addiction...