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Drug And Alcohol Intervention Programs In Ontario

Throughout the province of Ontario, there have been many different drug problems that have plagued the people living there. One of the bigger problems in the province was prescription pain medications and so many people becoming addicted to them and not being able to successfully get off them. When a person becomes addicted to drugs, it can initially be very laborious to convince them to get some kind of help and stop using the drugs they are taking. Drugs provide an escape from their problems, and once a person realizes it allows them not to face these issues it becomes difficult to convince them the drugs are doing more harm than good. If this is the situation, the family may have to look at conducting a family intervention, and hiring a professional interventionist. Throughout the province of Ontario, there are just over 12 different drug and alcohol intervention groups available to help families perform the intervention and bring their loved one to a drug and alcohol treatment center. Interventions can happen very quickly, and it is important that a program is lined up, but most intervention groups have direct lines to drug treatment centers and can ensure the addict gets into the program right away after agreeing to get help. If the addict does not agree to get help the family will set a bottom line and will no longer support the addict, unless they seek out drug and alcohol treatment.

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The information below will help you on how to find a drug & alcohol interventionist in Ontario. The list could be incomplete, so if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at 1-877-254-3348.

List of Drug & Alcohol Interventionists in Ontario

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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people.

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