Jo Ann Towle, MA, CIP

  • Addiction intervention consultation
  • Family & workplace intervention facilitation
  • Private practice consulting, training, interventions since 1991

InterventionAfter almost 30 years based in the SF Bay Area, my location has changed, but my focus remains on how to best serve individuals and families seeking freedom from addiction and being hostage no more to its destructive impacts.

In this new chapter in Lexington, I’ll be assisting the Gene Duffy Foundation in furthering its mission to promote education and research about alcoholism and other drug addictions and to provide treatment as well for these addictions.

I will consider and accept interventions in the U.S. on a case-by-case basis. Please call to inquire so we might discuss your situation and needs. I have a large referral network to draw from, so if a referral is in order, I will likely have contacts to provide.

Call 415-860-8424 (Intervention)

Or 859-953-0024 (Lexington, KY/ Foundation)

Effective Intervention

Intervention I have concluded is in large part “shame-busting!” I am speaking of effective intervention, the kind that brings long-term success; the kind that recognizes there is no “quick fix.” Shame paralyzes the addict and permeates the family system. It keeps the system stuck and allows it to get sicker ...
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