Drug Education and Prevention for Employers/Employees

Drug Education and Prevention for Employers/Employees Introduction Video

As an employer, dealing with substance use among employees can be challenging. This section gives you tools so you can help your employees in the best way possible. Our purpose is to give you some basics to be more in control. We also provide quizzes at the end of every article to test your knowledge.

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  • How Employers Can Support Employees Struggling With Addiction

    There is a significant amount of stigma surrounding people who are addicted and who are in recovery from addiction. There is also a common misconception that anyone addicted to drugs or alcohol is homeless or unemployed. This can lead to…
  • The Dangers of Substance Use in the Workplace

    The loss to companies in the United States due to drug and alcohol use by employees totals $100 billion a year, according to the National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information. There are additional costs associated with diverting company resources…
  • An Employers Guide to Preventing Drug Use in the Workplace

    It is well documented that using drugs and alcohol impairs decision-making abilities and physically impairs the person. Unfortunately, no business, regardless of its size, type, or location, is immune to substance use problems. It is estimated that around 70% of…
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SUPE IS A NONPROFIT PLATFORM FUNDED AND HOSTED BY DRS. IT IS THE DRUG EDUCATION AND PREVENTION SECTION OF DRS & ADDICTED.ORG.

IT WAS CREATED TO FURTHER DRS’ MISSION TO EDUCATE PEOPLE AND TO PREVENT SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER.