Should We Perform an Intervention On Our Alcoholic Family Member?


The shows Intervention, Addicted, and Dr. Phil have depicted a process called “intervention.” Addiction intervention is a process that done by loved ones of an addicts to help them confront their problem and be propelled to seek treatment under the guidance of an addiction professional. Intervention is typically used as a last resort when all previous efforts have led to no avail; however, intervention can also be beneficial if used earlier in the progression of the disease to prevent the disease from taking its natural progression, which is jail, mental institutions, or death. […]