Intervention- Not Just for Families!

One way to employ leverage is in combination with the power of consensus: A “mini-intervention.” Involving the therapeutic team adds strength to the message and can speed the accomplishment of important goals. Intervention-style teamwork at key points can help keep an important discussion on track, reinforce a difficult message, counter manipulation, and improve the chances for productive discussion.

The goal is to help a “stuck” client beyond the inertia and resistance that will ensure yet another failure:

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