Professional Interventions 101 Training Course
CanAm Interventions Professional Interventions 101 Training Courses is an three day orientation focusing on the principles, philosophies, and basics behind the most popular intervention disciplines utilized today.
Our Interventions 101 Training Courses are beneficial for those working in the addiction, mental health, medical, legal and first responder fields. Interventions 101 gives a broad overview of what is to be expected, introduces resources, and how best to assist in the intervention process.
Interventions 101 course work introduces terms and concepts, and then lays out the steps necessary to achieve national certification, for those aspiring to become a certified intervention professional or assist as supportive team members.
Certified Intervention Professionals
Certified Intervention Professionals guide families, friends, and anyone in the general public through an intervention process that is designed to culminate in the substance user being encouraged to accept the professional help that is being offered.
Addiction is a matter of life or death, which makes being trained and specializing in this field a vital element of providing help.
At CanAm Interventions, Ms. Pike provides supervision to intern interventionists to support their continued certified intervention professional application through the Pennsylvania Certification Board (PCB) . She has witnessed many intervention participants that have attended CanAm Intervention 101 Training Courses develop a private practices business and achieve great success internationally.
Who is an Interventionist?
A Certified Intervention Professional is a highly trained specialist who has specific training & skills in the areas of addictions and/or mental health diagnoses. A Certified Intervention Professional provides support services to clients, often family and friends, with the action of intervening on the individual affected by substance abuse disorders and/or mental health challenges.
An intervention is a lifesaving mission whereby loving family members and concerned friends or employers are educated about addictions and mental health, led by a trained addiction and/or mental health professional and/or Certified Intervention Professional.
According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) as many as 6-10 persons are suffering with either addictions and/or mental health diagnoses.
Education Professional Affiliations:
Certified Intervention Professional/Pennsylvania Certification Board
Licensed Advanced Alcohol Drug Counselor/ California
Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor II / California
International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium
International Certified Addiction Counselor/Canada
Adult Instructor Diploma (AID)/Simon Fraser Extended Program, BC, Canada
Education Provider/National Association for Alcoholism Drug Counselors
Education Provider/Canadian Addiction Counselors Certification Federations
Association of Intervention Specialists/Professional Affiliations (Board Member)
The Network of Independent Interventionists/Professional Affiliations