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Trends in Addiction Treatment

Published on June 9, 2016 By swatson

Trends in addiction treatment are not all harmful but if not properly managed and discussed, they can lead to ethical concerns.

About Hitting Bottom

Published on February 8, 2016 By swatson

what is to be said when a person’s bottom means losing a job, a spouse, a child, their freedom, health or even their life? It is rarely wise for a family to stand by, waiting for a loved one to hit a devastating bottom.

When Substance Abuse or Addiction Appears

Published on August 4, 2015 By swatson

When families are faced with substance abuse or addiction, Heartland Intervention, LLC offers professional and independent guidance on assessment, treatment placement and intervention. Call us today at 877-752-8811.

After Treatment

Published on April 28, 2015 By swatson

Addiction recovery can be complex. Heartland Intervention examines several factors that need to be considered once a person completes primary drug or alcohol treatment.

Getting Help

Published on November 10, 2014 By swatson

Addiction robs people of their freedom, health, relationships and life. Heartland Intervention is here to help.

Summer Hope

Published on June 16, 2014 By swatson

Summertime is finally here and with it comes graduations, weddings, vacations and fun family outings of all types.  For most families it is a time filled with celebration and great hope.  But for other, drug and alcohol use make fear much more common that hope. Recently, Heartland Intervention, LLC did an intervention on a bright young […]

A Matter of Trust

Published on January 20, 2014 By swatson

  When a family is considering treatment for a loved one the issue of trust often comes up.  The behavior of the alcoholic or addict frequently has conditioned the family not to trust.  After hours of internet research and phone calls, one lady said that  the process of getting her daughter into treatment was as maddening as the addiction.  It […]

Comes a Time

Published on November 4, 2013 By swatson

The truth about addiction is this: Without therapeutic intervention it gets worse over time.

Selecting Addiction Treatment

Published on May 13, 2013 By swatson

Searching the internet may not be the best way to select a location for addiction treatment says Heartland Intervention’s Scott J. Watson.

Addiction in the News

Published on October 4, 2012 By swatson

Addiction is in the news nearly every day….but the news doesn’t have to always be bad!