Understanding The Intervention and Recovery Process

Addiction intervention services aim to help the family of an addict convince their loved one of the damage their addictive behavior is causing and that outside help is necessary to address the addiction. Most addicted people cling to the belief that they will be able...
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Help A Loved One Overcome Addiction

An intervention can motivate someone to seek help for alcohol or drug abuse, compulsive eating, or other addictive behaviors. Discover when to hold one and how to make it successful. - By Mayo Clinic Staff -
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INTERVENTION – TIPS AND GUIDELINES

What is an intervention? Intervention is a professionally directed, education process resulting in a face to face meeting of family members, friends and/or employer with the person in trouble with alcohol or drugs. People who struggle with addiction are often in...
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Uniting and guiding families through the intervention process.

A carefully planned and facilitated intervention -done in a gentle, loving, and respectful manner. This can be done successfully without the turmoil of a surprise confrontation that can cause the addicted loved one shame or humiliation.

How Intervention Saves Lives

If someone you care about is suffering from drug or alcohol addiction or engaged in other harmful behaviors but refuses to get help, a professional intervention can be the most loving, healthy and successful way to get them into treatment.  As an intervention specialist, I am educated, trained and experienced in uniting and guiding addicts and families through the intervention, addiction-treatment and recovery process.

Family Intervention Now creates an intervention that doesn’t threaten shame or humiliate your loved one or family. A carefully planned and facilitated intervention – when performed in a loving, respectful and professional manner – will empower you and help your troubled loved one begin a new path to a healthier, happier life.

Based in Orange County, Southern California, Family Intervention Now provides confidential, professional Interventions for families, employers, therapists and mental healthcare providers Nationwide.

“Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness, concerning all acts of initiative and creation. There is one elementary truth, the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves too. All sorts of things occur to help one that would never otherwise have occurred. A whole stream of events issues from the decision.”  –JOHANN WOLFGANG VON GOETHE

 

Types of Addictions Explained

About Alcoholism

The sustained abuse of alcohol has numerous long-term physiological effects including, but not limited to, liver damage, heart disease, brain damage...

About Prescription Drugs

Severe physiological and psychological effects may occur as a result of prescription drug abuse. These effects are extremely broad in scope and ....

About Crack Cocaine

Crack, Cocaine one of the most addictive substances abused in our society today. Crack is unique because unlike other forms of cocaine, which tend to...

About Heroin Cocaine

Heroin is a synthetic opiate, derived from morphine, but 4 times as addictive. It is illegal to manufacture, distribute or possess. Heroin is very...

About Opiates

The term opiate refers to the alkaloids (nitrogen containing organic compounds) found in opium, which is extracted from the seed pods of the opium and...

About Methamphetamine

Meth is an insidious drug. Methamphetamine acts as a dopaminergic and adrenergic reuptake inhibitor and as a sympathomimetic. Since it stimulates the...

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Dec
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2016
Family Recovery Workshops @ Family Recovery Workshops
Dec 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
“The workshops are free to members of the community. Participants receive education, guidance and support on “disease of addiction”  healthy boundaries & communication, family dynamics and recovery in a supportive environment. Participants have an opportunity for Q&A and sharing experience, strength and hope with each other.

burr-cook-intervention-specialist-los-angeles-w150You will meet with Burr Cook a I am a member of the California Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC), the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC), the Network of Independent Interventionists (NII) and The Association of Arise Interventionists (AAI). Burr has also served on the boards of NII and PALM (Problems of Addiction in Labor and Management)

Burr has worked in state licensed inpatient addiction treatment centers and detoxification facilities as a nurse, counselor, program developer, educator and director of admissions. My experience and knowledge of the intervention, treatment and recovery process has given me the resources and skill needed to implement comprehensive, effective recovery plans for addicts and their families.

For more information or a private consultation call us at:
Local: (949) 903-3008  –  burrcook@family-intervention-now.com

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Dec 13 @ 6:36 pm – 7:36 pm
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Thu
2016
Family Recovery Workshops @ Family Recovery Workshops
Dec 15 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
“The workshops are free to members of the community. Participants receive education, guidance and support on “disease of addiction”  healthy boundaries & communication, family dynamics and recovery in a supportive environment. Participants have an opportunity for Q&A and sharing experience, strength and hope with each other.

burr-cook-intervention-specialist-los-angeles-w150You will meet with Burr Cook a I am a member of the California Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC), the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC), the Network of Independent Interventionists (NII) and The Association of Arise Interventionists (AAI). Burr has also served on the boards of NII and PALM (Problems of Addiction in Labor and Management)

Burr has worked in state licensed inpatient addiction treatment centers and detoxification facilities as a nurse, counselor, program developer, educator and director of admissions. My experience and knowledge of the intervention, treatment and recovery process has given me the resources and skill needed to implement comprehensive, effective recovery plans for addicts and their families.

For more information or a private consultation call us at:
Local: (949) 903-3008  –  burrcook@family-intervention-now.com

Dec
22
Thu
2016
Family Recovery Workshops @ Family Recovery Workshops
Dec 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
“The workshops are free to members of the community. Participants receive education, guidance and support on “disease of addiction”  healthy boundaries & communication, family dynamics and recovery in a supportive environment. Participants have an opportunity for Q&A and sharing experience, strength and hope with each other.

burr-cook-intervention-specialist-los-angeles-w150You will meet with Burr Cook a I am a member of the California Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC), the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC), the Network of Independent Interventionists (NII) and The Association of Arise Interventionists (AAI). Burr has also served on the boards of NII and PALM (Problems of Addiction in Labor and Management)

Burr has worked in state licensed inpatient addiction treatment centers and detoxification facilities as a nurse, counselor, program developer, educator and director of admissions. My experience and knowledge of the intervention, treatment and recovery process has given me the resources and skill needed to implement comprehensive, effective recovery plans for addicts and their families.

For more information or a private consultation call us at:
Local: (949) 903-3008  –  burrcook@family-intervention-now.com

Dec
29
Thu
2016
Family Recovery Workshops @ Family Recovery Workshops
Dec 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
“The workshops are free to members of the community. Participants receive education, guidance and support on “disease of addiction”  healthy boundaries & communication, family dynamics and recovery in a supportive environment. Participants have an opportunity for Q&A and sharing experience, strength and hope with each other.

burr-cook-intervention-specialist-los-angeles-w150You will meet with Burr Cook a I am a member of the California Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (CAADAC), the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC), the Network of Independent Interventionists (NII) and The Association of Arise Interventionists (AAI). Burr has also served on the boards of NII and PALM (Problems of Addiction in Labor and Management)

Burr has worked in state licensed inpatient addiction treatment centers and detoxification facilities as a nurse, counselor, program developer, educator and director of admissions. My experience and knowledge of the intervention, treatment and recovery process has given me the resources and skill needed to implement comprehensive, effective recovery plans for addicts and their families.

For more information or a private consultation call us at:
Local: (949) 903-3008  –  burrcook@family-intervention-now.com

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