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Drug And Alcohol Intervention Programs In Saskatchewan

All throughout the province of Saskatchewan there are just over a couple of different intervention groups available to help families perform interventions on their loved ones battling a substance abuse problem. These intervention groups are located in Regina and Saskatoon through the Live Free Addiction Services Canada program. Usually, most interventions are successful, but it does occur where even after setting a bottom line and cutting off all support the addict is still refusing help. When this happens, the intervention group will normally stay in contact with the family, because after a certain period of time, the addict will soon come to realize that the family is no longer supporting them, unless they get help, and they will have no choice but to make a positive change in their lives. A bottom line is one of the most important aspects of an intervention, and it is the interventionist's job to help the family understand how this can be effective. It is also important to know that it is not about not loving the addict, but it is all about telling them that family and friends do not like what they are doing in abusing drugs and alcohol. Drug intervention is usually is a last resort, but it can be very effective, especially if the family has exhausted all other avenues to help their loved one get help.

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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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