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Season 13

"Intervention" is back for Season 13 with stories that include: Elena, a grandmother addicted to meth; Susie and Miriam, 41-year-old twins addicted to drugs and alcohol; Terry, a businessman and father with an $80,000 a year crack addiction; Cher, whose alcohol addiction has led to severe liver damage; and Nick, a 23-year old willing to cross the Mexican border to get his next fix.

Season 12

"Intervention" is back for Season 12 with stories that include: a beautiful young mother whose meth addiction has caused her to hear voices; a spirited young woman whose drinking was so extreme her boyfriend locked her up in their mansion for three days to detox her from alcohol; a talented rapper on the verge of fame and wealth who descends into a PCP spiral; and a young actor and model whose addiction to a powerful new drug known as, "bath salts," has him fighting his delusions and hallucinations on the roof of his home with handmade weapons.

Season 11

"Intervention" Season 11 features gripping stories such as a young female artist living on the streets of NYC, forced to panhandle to support her heroin habit; a tough street kid who shares a dangerous methadone addiction with his ailing mother; a small town addict with a pill habit that has already resulted in a tragic, life-altering injury; and a strong-willed Texan who relies on her beauty to get meth while her young daughter is raised by concerned relatives..

Addiction specialists Rod Espudo and John Southworth join the series for its eleventh season as new Interventionists, working alongside Jeff Van Vonderen and Candy Finnigan.

Season 9

Season 9 features an intervention on two generations of the same family for its season premiere. Raised by alcoholic parents, Donna, a mother of 47, was exposed to violence and abuse at an early age, and later drank so heavily that she lost custody of her two children. Josh, now 20, has moved back in with Donna, and they have become drinking buddies. Both mother and son need help to stop the cycle of alcoholism from being passed down to another generation of their family.

Twice nominated and last year awarded the Emmy for Outstanding Reality Series, the five-time PRISM Award-winning series "Intervention" profiles people whose dependence on drugs and alcohol or other compulsive behavior has brought them to a point of personal crisis or estranged them from their friends and loved ones. Each episode ends with a surprise intervention that is staged by the family and friends of the addict, and which is conducted by one of two specialists: Jeff Van Vonderen and Candy Finnigan.

The series has conducted 161 interventions since its premiere in March of 2005, 130 individuals are currently sober.

Season 6

The 2008 Emmy-nominee for Outstanding Reality Program, A&E's series "Intervention," profiles people who are struggling with addictions and the friends and family members who are seeking to help them.

The new season of the four-time Prism Award-winning series will feature some of the most compelling stories to date including: a fireman traumatized by a fire that nearly took his life and the partner he rescued who is desperate to save him from alcoholism; a young man adopted from India at age 3 who refuses to accept the love of his adoptive family and is losing his life to heroin addiction; anorexic identical twins who would rather die than lose the title of being the thinner sister; and a young man whose picture-perfect suburban life was shattered by the Columbine High School massacre 10 years ago struggling with feelings of sadness and guilt and an addiction to heroin and cocaine.

"Intervention" is a powerful and gripping series in which people confront their darkest demons and seek a route to redemption. The series profiles people whose dependence on drugs and alcohol or other compulsive behavior has brought them to a point of personal crisis and estranged them from their friends and loved ones. Each episode ends with a surprise intervention that is staged by the family and friends of the addict, and which is conducted by one of three specialists: Jeff VanVonderen, Candy Finnigan and Ken Seeley.

The series has conducted 125 interventions since its premiere in March of 2005, 102 individuals are currently sober. In its sixth season "Intervention" averaged 2.1 million total viewers, 1.4 million A25-54 and 1.5 million A18-49. The series is A&E's #1 program among these demos.

Robert Sharenow and Colleen Conway are the executive producers for A&E Network. "Intervention" is produced for A&E Network by GRB. Dan Partland and Sam Mettler are executive producers. The series was created by Sam Mettler.