Tag: Family

Pre-Intervention: What Your Family Needs to Know

Pre-Intervention: What Your Family Needs to Know Pre-Intervention: What Your Family Needs to Know

Interventions that can be seen on TV or on the internet may give individuals the wrong perception. In the real world, interventions are not always what dramatic TV shows depict them to be. An intervention is an organized plan to help bring awareness to an individual suffering from substance use or a mental health disorder […]

Why Family Interventions Are Ineffective

Why Family Interventions Are Ineffective Why Family Interventions Are Ineffective

There are instances when you and a family member are having an apparent ordinary conversation, but when triggers are mentioned, it can quickly spin into an argument. Things get heated, things are said that can be misconstrued, and feelings can get hurt.  Imagine another person sitting at the table adding fuel to this growing fire, […]