No matter the time of year, only one certain time is best to do an intervention. That time is as soon as possible.
If you have a loved one who is beginning to consider the idea of getting sober, here are some practical things that you can do to help.
When we can speak to others with kindness, compassion, and a level of understanding, we are in a much better position to help that person get better.
Although doing an intervention can be highly stressful it is oftentimes the very thing that saves an addict’s life.
Most of us who know anything about addiction or who have seen this crippling affliction first hand have also heard the term “intervention” tossed around. Intervention is a broad term, with multiple definitions and applications in several fields.
Overcoming hardships is a part of the natural process of life. I don’t think anyone could say that life is “easy” for anyone. Challenges and obstacles are things we must all face from time to time. It’s just a part of life on planet Earth. Welcome to the show.
Repeated acts of enabling actually prevent many people from going to rehab even when that is the only thing that will save their lives. Is there any way to get people to stop enabling? On a winter’s evening, a middle-aged woman plucked up her courage and walked into the backyard of her home.