Turning to a professional for your intervention services is important.

You may not want to put yourself and your loved ones, let alone the addict in your circle, in to the hands of a stranger, but for intervention services you must allow yourself to trust in a professional addiction mediator. This person can speak with the person suffering from such a habit in a different manner than anyone in their friends or family can. The intervention specialist has been in the same position and has come out of it for the better – happy and healthy and sober.

When looking in to intervention services make sure you identify the addiction mediator first. They will handle the rest. They will teach you what you are going to go through together and what your loved one afflicted with this disease is going through as well. While you and everyone around you can speak to the addict on an emotional level and let them know all of the harm they have done not only to themselves but to you all also, the intervention services coordinator can speak to them on a logical level and about the medical and therapeutic needs they have. They will be escorting them to the treatment center you all have chosen and need to make a bond on a different plane.

Hire Professionals in Intervention and Addiction

While you may want your loved one as close to you as possible to be able to support them through this terribly trying time, locating a detoxification and rehabilitation center as far away as possible might be just what the doctor ordered. Having the addict away from all of the influences and habits and people and places that lead him or her down this path to begin with is going to raise the success rate for the afflicted. Also having them away from the circle of love that has enabled their addiction to go on for as long as it has is going to help. Through your love you and all of their friends and family have enabled them to continue on their path of self-destruction without many consequences. Also, for your mental well-being, you are going to want them to be quite a distance so that you can get some help without interference as well.

Leave it to an Experienced Professional Interventionist

The right way of how to do an intervention is to have a specialist take the reins and guide you through it. Doing an intervention alone and without the support and specialization of an addiction mediator can wreak havoc on everyone involved


Mike Loverde

As a Certified Intervention Professional (CIP), member of NAATP, NAADAC, and accredited by the Pennsylvania Certification Board, Mike Loverde knows first-hand what it’s like to live life with addiction. By overcoming it, he had a calling to work with others who struggle with drug and alcohol addictions—the people who use and the families who feel helpless watching them decay.

With thousands of interventions across the United States done and many more to come, Loverde continues to own the intervention space, since 2005, by working with medical doctors, psychiatrists, psychologists and others who need expert assistance for their patients who need intervention. To further his impact on behavioral health and maximize intervention effectiveness, Loverde is near completion of a Masters in Addiction Studies (MHS) accreditation, as well as a Licensed Independent Substance Abuse Counselor (LISAC), and is committed to attaining the designation of a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).

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