Love first : a new approach to intervention for alcoholism and drug addiction (Book, 2000) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Love first : a new approach to intervention for alcoholism and drug addiction

Author: Jeff Jay; Debra Jay
Publisher: Center City, Minn. : Hazelden Information & Educational Services, ©2000.
Series: Hazelden guidebook.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that addicts do not have to hit bottom and interventions do not have to be confrontational, explaining, step by step, how to intervene in a loving and effective way, getting a loved one ready to accept help for alcohol or drug addiction.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Jay; Debra Jay
ISBN: 1568385218 9781568385211
OCLC Number: 44454635
Description: xv, 264 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Section One. Insights into alcoholism and other drug addictions --
Section Two. Understanding family responses --
Section Three. Preparing for an intervention --
Section four. The intervention --
Section Five. After the intervention --
Section Six. Tools.
Series Title: Hazelden guidebook.
Responsibility: Jeff Jay and Debra Jay ; with a foreword by George McGovern.

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A candid, practical family guide to overcoming substance abuse problems challenges prevailing myths about addiction and shows readers how to help addicts before they destroy their lives. Original.  Read more...
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Very Practical. One of the best resources on intervention.

by Jherzanek (WorldCat user published 2010-11-07) Excellent Permalink

"I have personally loaned this book to friends who needed immediate help.

Very practical.

This book is something anyone should read if they are thinking about attending an intervention."

~Joe Herzanek CAP: Addiction Counselor
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