Realizing that a loved one has a problem with drugs or alcohol and confronting them about it is not easy—but it can mean the difference between getting them the help they need or watching them destroy their life and cause pain to those around them. Knowing the signs of addiction can help you determine whether a loved one needs professional help. Is your loved one:
If one or more of these issues describes your loved one, they may benefit from the help of a professional alcohol and drug rehab program. Call 888-879-1289 today to learn more.
Long-term inpatient treatment focused on the needs of the whole person is the best prospect for successful addiction recovery, according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). You can best help your loved one by encouraging them to choose treatment for themselves, since ultimately recovery is a choice that they and they alone can make. The following tips will help you in that process:
During an intervention, family and friends confront the individual struggling with addiction. The family intervention specialist plans and moderates the discussion. Each person takes turns expressing their concern and frustration, while also demonstrating their full support and hope that the individual is willing to seek professional treatment. If all goes as planned, your loved one will agree to enter treatment immediately.
Clarity Way treatment center has helped countless families plan and conduct successful substance abuse interventions. We understand the complex family dynamics of addiction and can be a resource in selecting an interventionist and helping clients better understand the intervention process. We know what it takes for drug and alcohol intervention programs to be successful, which means that you don’t need to spend another sleepless night worrying about the fate of your loved one. For more information on substance abuse intervention programs, contact us at 888-879-1289.