- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: December 17, 2006
Sometimes it's the ones you least expect. A bright, young woman led a life anyone would envy, until her dark secret nearly destroyed the perfect life she had created.
- Reality TV at its most unvarnished and gripping.
- Heroin destroys the life of an energetic, popular high school phys-ed teacher.
- Watch as addicts and their families confront the compulsions that are destroying their lives.
In INTERVENTION, people confront their darkest demons and seek a route to redemption. From compulsive gamblers to shopaholics, drug addicts to young people estranged from their families, INTERVENTION features real people at the breaking point as they are confronted by friends and family. In fly-on-the-wall style, INTERVENTION captures the drama as people grapple with their demons in an attempt to chart a course to recovery.
Lauren has known plenty of success in her life. Everyone wanted to be her or be close to her. Growing up she was a cheerleader, a dancer, a swimmer and a great student. After college, she became a high school health and phys-ed teacher, and the students loved her. But amid all the accomplishments, Lauren was hiding a growing problem: an addiction to heroin. In the past three years, Lauren has lost her job and her apartment. She's living with her mother and her moods swing constantly between volatile and depressed. Her family's only hope is an INTERVENTION.
Join Lauren's family in their desperate attempt to save Lauren's bright light from being extinguished by heroin.