- 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
Once a popular and free-spirited girl, Cristy's addiction to alcohol and crystal meth has thrust her family into a complete crisis.
- Reality television at its most gripping.
- Professional interventionists meet head-on two addicts on the verge of disaster.
- Will an intervention put the lives of these two addicts back on track?
Millions of Americans struggle with addiction. Most need help to stop. In this powerful and gripping television series, people confront their darkest demons and seek a route to redemption. From compulsive gamblers to shopaholics to drug addicts, INTERVENTION™ profiles people whose dependencies or compulsive behaviors have brought them to a point of personal crisis and estranged them from their friends and loved ones. Each episode in the series ends with a surprise intervention staged by the family and friends of real people at their breaking point. They'll be offered a second chance. But will they take it?
Born of Mexican/Native American descent into a tight-knit Catholic family, Cristy was a popular and free-spirited girl who loved to sing and dance, studied jazz, was nominated for homecoming queen and aspired to be a clothing designer before she became addicted to alcohol and crystal meth. Now she earns her money as a stripper, and has her frantic family thinking that she is going to OD or disappear any day. Her sister Jaymee says, "Please help her. We are desperate."