It is incredibly painful to watch a loved one struggling with alcoholism, drug problems, an eating disorder or other destructive behavior. Figuring out how to confront the issue can be tough and addicts are often in denial and resistive to conversations about their problem. Increasingly, families are opting for an intervention approach. An intervention is a professionally directed face-to-face meeting of family members, friends and/or colleagues with the person suffering from addiction. During the intervention, the addict’s loved ones present the consequences of addiction and ask him or her to accept treatment. An intervention can be conducted without an intervention professional, but consulting an addiction specialist, such as a licensed alcohol and drug counselor, a social worker, a psychologist, a psychiatrist, or an interventionist, can help you organize a more effective intervention. Reach out to one of TherapyDen’s intervention experts today.

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Interventions: preventing disease from occurring and thus reduce the incidence of disease, by treating, mitigating, or postponing the effects of disease, once it is under way, and thus reduce the disability or morbidity associated with a disease.

— Funmilayo Olugbemi, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

I provide direct intervention for students with executive functioning difficulties including time management, organization and planning.

— Jenny Ponzuric, Educational Psychologist in Woodland Hills, CA

I'll employ effective strategies like Goal Setting Theory, Solution-Focused Coaching, and Cognitive Behavioral Coaching. We'll set clear, achievable goals, creating a roadmap tailored to your needs. With Solution-Focused Coaching, we'll concentrate on your desired outcomes, harnessing your strengths to overcome obstacles. Cognitive Behavioral Coaching will help us identify and modify unhelpful thoughts and behaviors, enhancing your ability to manage ADHD and anxiety effectively.

— Nyla Harris, Psy.D., LCDC, Mental Health Practitioner in , TX

My expertise as a PMHNP is medication management. I follow evidence-based guidelines in choosing pharmacotherapy for my patients.

— Sonya Riske, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in Phoenix, AZ

I utilize a blend of treatment modalities in my practice. The treatment modality will depend on each individual's need in therapy.

— Lubenji Laforest, Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Medway, MA

When I think of intervention I think of therapy focused upon creating behavioral change much like strategic therapy. Since 2018 I have received supervision and guidance in this form of therapy, and I enjoy using it to help clients accomplish the change they desire.

— Josh Haycraft, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Jackson, MS

As a Nationally Certified Advanced Clinical Intervention Professional, I am skilled in Family Intervention and Individual Interventions and understand how they are used differently. I utilize the RAAD Model which focuses on positive psychology and has been proven to be successful at getting clients at a higher success rate for placing people into treatment. I also utilize the more direct Johnson Model of Intervention when appropriate. Reach out today. I would love to help!

— Vernay Justice-Royster, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in San Diego, CA