What do Kevin Durant, LeBron James, and I have in Common? I guess you might say “PIVOT” is the name of the game. While the NBA Championship is over and teams are busy resting, recuperating and figuring out who and what the next best strategy will be, my assumption is all the positions in this […]
What types of interventions currently exist for drug and alcohol problems? A look into the theories and models used today…with a section for your questions at the end.
A great starting point in planning an intervention for someone you care about. Actionable steps you can take TODAY.
Behavioral healthcare professionals: An article that explains WHEN and WHY working with a certified interventionist can help your client(s).
Addiction Interventionists! Are you inadvertently breaking confidentiality by posting online? Some suggestions for making sure you post to social media in a responsible way here.
How can you be sure you’re hiring the best? A checklist for families who are searching for the best addiction interventionist possible.
If you are concerned about a loved one’s drinking problem, how do you bring it up? Here are a few ideas to help you open up the drinking conversation and ways to prepare for the talk.
Do you view addiction interventions as opportunities to “gang up” on an addicted loved one? Here is why interventions, if done right, are exactly the opposite of an ambush!
Do you have a family member or a loved one who denies their addiction problem? Does it make you feel hopeless or hurt? Check out our book review of “Learn to Thrive” and learn how to deal with these issues today.
Dr. Louise Stanger LCSW is a professional interventionist who counsels families with substance abuse and mental health disorders. More here on how to get over past hurts – like she did – in your personal recovery from addiction.