In 2010 in the United States alone there were a total of 38,329 deaths due to drug overdoses. Drug abuse kills about 200,000 people worldwide each year with the numbers continuing to rise. To provide proper care to all of those who are in need of help for their addictions would cost 250 billion dollars. Less than 1 in five people who need treatment actually receive it.
What Addiction Intervention Services do are provide hope; hope for families and the addicted. Addiction intervention services are available for not only the addicted but the family to try and aid in the recovery process for both the sick family member but the families healing as well. Addiction Intervention Services are in place to provide the addicted individual with the best care possible that will be cost efficient and effective.
The Addiction Intervention Services used will place family or the person who is seeking help in touch with one of the Addiction Intervention Services their licensed interventionist who will guide the family and their sick loved one throughout their journey. The Interventionists working for the Addiction Intervention Service will share their own experiences along the way. Most interventionist, if not all have traveled down a dark path once before.
Interventionists working for Addiction Intervention Services do their job to give back for their new way of life and to help others like themselves rise from the bottom back to the top. Ivan Baker, a licensed CNDAI, Addiction Intervention Specialist says that he loves to give hope to those that he works with. “I share what I went through; what I lost- My family, my business and myself. I became a shell of a man, a homeless man on the street. Now I have more then I could have ever dreamed. I try to give the families I work with, their sick loved one some hope, that they too can achieve all of their dreams, because anything is possible…I did it.” Using Addiction Intervention Services have proven to be very helpful because their trained interventionists know what kind of treatment will best suit each individual client.
If you or someone you know is in need of help for drug or Alcohol Dependence please call Intervention Now at (866) 683-8833.