Interventions

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Interventions

Helping someone struggling with addiction is never a straightforward process. One of the many initial hurdles facing family members is the prospect of motivating their loved one to seek out professional treatment. The idea of uprooting one’s life, no matter how terrible it may be at the time, is an intensely frightening proposal for those suffering in active addiction. When necessary, Together We Can provides certified interventionists to assist the family members of a suffering loved one. The emotional turmoil and volatile nature of these situations demands the presence of a dedicated professional in order to properly convey a unified, powerful message. We encourage family members to use the services of a professional interventionist to initiate appropriate changes in the life of someone struggling with substance abuse.

Please direct all comments, questions and concerns to intake@twcvancouver.org or call us at 1-888-940-9854.

Patricia Pike

Patricia Pike

Nationally Board Registered Interventionist and Addiction Specialist - LAADC, ICADC, CIP CAADC

Patricia has conducted hundreds of Interventions with a 92% success rate both in the U.S. and Canada. Ms. Pike is a currently a professional member of the California Consortium of Addiction Programs & Professionals that holds an accredited Masters Certification in Addiction Studies internationally.

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Michael Walsh

Michael Walsh

Certified Addictions Specialist (Vancouver Island)

Michael provides collaborative recovery management solutions including medical monitoring, recovery coaching and substance use assessments to individuals, families, employers, treatment centres, disability and occupational health providers, government agencies and private companies. Michael’s previous work experience involves working with clients in various stages of change and recovery: acute medical detox, stabilization, second-stage housing, community-based support groups and non-profits. Along with his own personal experience with substance abuse and success in recovery, Michael is a certified Addiction Recovery Coach and DATAC Certified Specimen Collector.

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Craig Fluter, CCAC

Craig Fluter, CCAC

Certified Addictions Specialist/Interventionist

Craig Fluter has been an active member of the Vancouver recovery community since 2005. He earned his Addictions Counselling Diploma from VCC and also holds a CCAC designation as a Canadian Certified Addiction Counsellor through the CACCF. Craig has six years of experience working at the Cordova Detox Facility on the Downtown Eastside in Vancouver as a support worker and the detox supervisor. Craig has recently started West Coast Interventions where he offers his skills as a Certified Addictions Specialist/Interventionist.

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