Heather Hayes Board Registered Interventionist

Heather Hayes

M.Ed., LPC, CAI, CEO, Founder

https://www.heatherhayes.com/

Heather Hayes is the Founder and CEO of Heather R. Hayes & Associates, Inc. She is a Master’s Level, Licensed Counselor, Board Registered Interventionist (CIP) and Certified ARISE Interventionist. Mrs. Hayes received her B.A. from Emory University and her M.Ed. from Antioch University in Counseling Psychology. A veteran of the behavioral health field, she has over 30 years of experience working with addictions and other disorders and specializes in the treatment of adolescents/ young adults, trauma, brain disorders, complex mental health issues and the full spectrum of addictive disorders.

Known as one of the country’s most prominent authorities on these topics, Ms. Hayes is a coveted speaker on the national and international stage and has been published in numerous journals, books, and other industry publications. Recognized for her comprehensive and trauma-informed approach to addiction and intervention, Ms. Hayes serves as an on-air expert and consultant for CNN and Dr. Oz and has been featured on A&E, ABC, CBS, BBC, FOX, and NBC. In addition, Ms. Hayes is a featured interventionist on the 2018 & 2019 seasons of A&E’s high profile show Intervention.

Throughout her career in addiction treatment, Mrs. Hayes has worked to connect with her clients at their greatest points of suffering. She strives to offer clients and their families a place of safety as they navigate the recovery journey and works with the entire family system to support long-term healing. As an independent interventionist, Mrs. Hayes does not have financial relationships with any treatment centers or clinicians. Over 90% of the individuals who go through the intervention process with her seek treatment.

Outside of work, Heather uses her expertise to give back to her community as a volunteer psychological profiler with the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Department Hostage Negotiation and SWAT Team.

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Living in the Solution

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Delusional Disorder

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existential
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Understanding Existential Crises

by Heather Hayes
New Years Blues
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Beating the New Year’s Blues

by Heather Hayes
Cravings in the holidays
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Effectively Managing Cravings Over the Holiday Period

by Heather Hayes
Power of Gratitude
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The Power of Gratitude

by Heather Hayes
gaming
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The Complicated Relationship with Screens: When Gaming Shifts from Leisure to Disorder

by Heather Hayes
peer pressure
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Adult Peer Pressure: Drinking to Fit In

by Heather Hayes
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The Link Between Child Abuse and Addiction

by Heather Hayes
understanding anger
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Understanding Anger

by Heather Hayes
orthorexia nervosa
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Understanding Orthorexia Nervosa

by Heather Hayes
high functioning anxiety
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High Functioning Anxiety

by Heather Hayes
understanding OCD
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Understanding OCD

by Heather Hayes
importance of play
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The Importance Of Play For Adolescents

by Heather Hayes
childhood trauma and substance abuse
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The Link Between Childhood Trauma and Substance Abuse

by Heather Hayes
the role of family systems
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The Role of the Family System in Substance Use Disorder and Mental Health Recovery

by Heather Hayes
co-occurring disorders
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Working With Co-Occurring Disorders

by Heather Hayes
The Importance of Connection for Adolescents
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The Importance of Connection for Adolescents

by Heather Hayes
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