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Intervention by states

Stop rescue mission

Do not enable

When is the right to intervene

What are the consequences

Who should be part of the intervention

Listen to him

Plan 'B'

Intervention by state

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Colorado
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming

"You cannot watch someone killing himself without doing anything. If someone has a knife and wants to kill himself. You will do anything to stop him. Drugs is the same thing. It is just a longer process "

Family and friends take part in a fundamental role in the process of this intervention and are always essential. In giving support to the addict, it is crucial to efforts stop protecting them from the consequences of his/her substance abuse problem. It is imperative to let them (addict) to fully experience and understand the harmful effects of this situation. The close ones require strength and endurance when confronting the addict.  The greater the amount in the group the better the result will be.

Determining an appropriate intervention method depends on state of the patient. Ensuring the safety of the patient is of utmost importance even while addressing the urgency of the situation. However, while dealing with a chronic problem, the traditional or a blend of old and new alcoholism/drug treatment or intervention approaches can be attempted. Proceedings of a pre-planned drug/alcohol intervention depend on many factors like what the family members are prepared to do or the orientation of the interventionist. It is very important to discover out the reality and practicality of the approach will be.
Theoretically all addiction intervention succeeds. However, developing a personalized and sensible approach is imperative for this highly emotional experience.

The procedure to perform a successful family intervention is covered as follow:

Stop rescue mission

Do not enable

When is the right to intervene

What are the consequences

Who should be part of the intervention

Listen to him

Plan 'B'