50 million binge drinkers, 17 million illegal drug users and 15 million people who abuse prescription drugs… and most of them have jobs. Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse… for Employees discusses the hazards of substance abuse, how employees can avoid them and what they can do to help keep their workplace drug and alcohol-free. Substance abuse directly affects the user’s health, personality and ability to function safely in a workplace. It can also decrease productivity, create a hostile work environment and damage their company’s reputation.
Topics covered in this program: Includes information on substances that are often abused; alcohol, marijuana and other depressants; stimulants and narcotics; how people get “hooked”; drug dependency; becoming a substance abuser; alcohol and drug policies; overcoming substance abuse; and more.