Check out motivational speaker DeVon Franklins' intervention tips.
The key to a successful intervention is the breakthrough. The breakthrough is the moment when the person you're intervening with clearly sees the error of their ways (in a way they hadn't before) and is determined to make a positive change to correct the problem, which they have been resisting to correct before. Here are some helpful tips if you feel that a family member, friend or loved one needs an intervention.
Get to the Root
Most problems are symptoms of a much deeper issue. Take time to think through the problems and see if you can pinpoint the underlying issue. If you can identify and address the root of the problem that is the first step in getting the symptoms to disappear.