3 Ways To Convince Your Addicted Loved One They Need Help


By Tricia Moceo

Original Source: thriveglobal.com

Many people who struggle with drug and alcohol abuse find it seemingly impossible to get help. There can be a ton of contributing factors that prevent the individual from seeking help, but they almost always point back to fear and ignorance. Loved ones of the addict may feel frustrated, afraid, lost, and confused on what action to take to help. These feelings may lead to emotional behaviors that ultimately create barriers to help loved ones receive the help they need.

Here are some suggestions on how to help your addicted loved one get help.

Family Intervention

The most common way to get someone help for their addiction is to plan a family intervention. Family members may consult with a professional interventionist in order to plan for a dire plan of action. Typically each family member will…click here to continue reading