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When somebody you know is struggling with a substance abuse disorder, it’s absolutely heartbreaking to watch them suffer through their addiction. A lot of times when an individual is suffering through addiction, they don’t realize how out of control their problem has gotten, or don’t...

A drug or alcohol intervention is a structured conversation between your loved ones, the addict or alcoholic and a Vancouver interventionist. Drug and alcohol interventions can help the addict’s loved ones talk about their feelings in a caring and loving way. When talking to the addict or...

In large cities like Vancouver where we’re swamped and surrounded by nightclubs, bars, pubs, and liquor stores - alcohol is everywhere and easily abundant. It’s a drug that’s accepted and even encouraged in certain social situations and large gatherings. The immediate effects of alcohol are...

If you’ve ever seen first-hand the devastating effects of a methamphetamine addiction, you’ll know just how dangerous this drug can truly be. It’s so dangerous that even after a few uses, the user ends up unknowingly addicted. It’s a popular choice for young teenagers, even...

It’s now time for the alcohol intervention with family members and caring friends. The issues from the alcoholic’s behaviour that has led up to the intervention today has been hard and very challenging with many concerns and questions about what happens after the intervention. Andy...

Addiction to drugs and/or alcohol tends to take a person by force, and changes everything about that person. It can turn from experimentation to casual/weekend use, to dependency/addiction in seemingly a blink of an eye. It’s difficult to watch somebody in our lives go through...

The Dangers of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside In more recent years, we’ve seen an increase in fentanyl-related overdoses surging in Vancouver, particularly in the downtown east side part of the city. With the rise of housing prices in Vancouver causing rising cases of homelessness and the influx...

Get Clean and Sober through Our Successful Interventions and Drug and Alcohol Treatment Programs. At Andy Bhatti Interventions and Addiction Services we use innovative drug addiction and alcohol abuse programs, evidence-based treatment methods, non 12 step options and lived experience counselling options. Our goal is to...

Drug and alcohol treatment centres' success rates are all based on different factors between facilities, which affects how accurate they really are. The most successful drug rehab centers use proven treatment methods, evidence-based treatment methods and provide individualized personal addiction aftercare. It’s kind of difficult to...

How to Deal with Alcoholics in Your Family As alcohol interventionist, I’m often asked to give advice to families of people suffering from alcoholism in British Columbia. Many of the questions are about how to do an alcoholism intervention, what should I do in cases of...