Interventions & Family Consulting
Jennifer DeLeon, MA, brings a wealth of experience in the Dallas, Ft Worth area as an interventionist and family consultant for individuals who suffer from substance use disorder. Holding a Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology, she specializes in Trauma Informed Therapy, Family Consulting, and interventions. I acknowledge that individuals navigate their unique paths to addiction and, consequently, possess the capacity to chart their course to recovery. My services are tailored to each individual and family I collaborate with, aiming to restore health and vitality through personalized guidance, respect, dignity, and love. Serving the Greater Dallas Ft Worth metroplex
An intervention stands as an invaluable gift for both individuals grappling with addiction and the families trying to support them. It signifies the commencement of a transformative process and embodies the profound expression of a family's love and encouragement. This unwavering support plays a pivotal role in influencing the addict's decision to seek treatment positively. Throughout this journey, families not only assist but also receive the necessary support to actively participate in their loved one's recovery.
The dual purpose of an intervention includes:
1. Encouraging the addict to willingly embrace treatment.
2. Empowering the family to reclaim control over their lives, which may have been overshadowed by their loved one's addiction.
While interventions may evoke strong emotions and discomfort, they are not intended to be harsh or confrontational. The central message conveyed during an intervention is that the family is resolute in doing everything possible to help their loved one overcome addiction, yet simultaneously unwilling to support the destructive path of addiction. Successful interventions hinge on the family's commitment, adherence to guidance, and unity.
The delicate nature of interventions underscores the importance of having a trained professional involved to ensure success while preserving dignity, respect, and love. The role of an Interventionist extends beyond inspiring the individual to seek help; it also involves re-establishing the family's authority with a renewed sense of hope and direction.
Comprehensive intervention services encompass:
1. Preparatory meetings with family members.
2. Facilitation of the intervention process.
3. Identification of the most suitable treatment facility based on individual needs.
4. Coordination of admission to the treatment facility, including transportation.
5. Recovery coaching and support for the family during the individual's treatment period.
6. Guidance for the family on how to support their loved one post-treatment.
Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Trauma Certified Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TCBT)
Forensic Mental Health Counseling
Addiction Specialist, Certified Recovery Specialist (CRS)
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Assessments