The most read book on implementing a dignified, loving, effective family intervention. Love First has helped thousands of families get their loved ones into treatment. A best seller since 2000, now in its revised and expanded second edition, includes the most up-to-date information for intervening on alcohol and other drug addictions, psychological issues, and other concerns–and is a friendly, easy to digest read. It is the complete package.
Building a team, choosing a chairperson, anticipating objections, using checklists, and rehearsing for the intervention itself–the reader will find it all here.
-Robert M. Morse, M.D., professor emeritus psychiatry, Mayo Medical School
I felt as if someone was there holding my hand as I read this book. It led our family to success.