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Interdisciplinary approaches to the problem of drug abuse in the workplace

Interdisciplinary approaches to the problem of drug abuse in the workplace

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Published by National Institute on Drug Abuse, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.] in [Rockville, Md.?], [Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drugs and employment -- United States,
  • Alcoholism and employment -- United States,
  • Drug testing -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDrug abuse in the workplace
    SeriesDHHS pub -- no. (ADM) 86-1477, DHHS publication -- no. (ADM) 86-1477
    ContributionsNational Institute on Drug Abuse
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 20 p. ;
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15416233M

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ADM Rockville, Md: National Institute on Drug by: 7. Author(s): National Institute on Drug Abuse. Title(s): Interdisciplinary approaches to the problem of drug abuse in the workplace. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: [Rockville, Md.?].

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Research from the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) shows that 70 percent of the estimated million Americans using illegal drugs are employed.

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Alcohol, tobacco, and illicit drugs effect a devastating toll on society. The NIH’s National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) estimates annual costs associated with substance abuse in the U.S.

at more $ million, including lost work productivity, healthcare costs, and crime. Workplace and Drug Abuse Essay. This is a free example essay on Workplace and Drug Abuse: Drug abuse has been an ongoing problem that has plagued America. The ramped use of illegal drugs impacts our society in many ways.

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The book weaves historical, social, psychological, cultural, biological, and medical perspectives, taking an interdisciplinary approach in its coverage of current topics regarding drug use, problems associated with use, and their prevention and by: Drug abuse affects society in many ways.

In the workplace it is costly in terms of lost work time and inefficiency. Drug users are more likely than nonusers to have occupational accidents, endangering themselves and those around them.

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Drug Alcohol Depend 67(1)–72, Puzzanchera, C. Juvenile Arrests The Problem of Workplace Drug Abuse. Of all drug users, % are employed and active in the workplace, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA).

Additionally, 1/3 of all employees are aware of illegal sale of drugs in their workplace, according to the TN Department of Labor & Workforce Development. The Workplace and Alcohol Problem Prevention Paul M. Roman, Ph.D., and Terry C. Blum, Ph.D. Paul M. Roman, Ph.D., is a distinguished research professor of sociology and director of the Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia.

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The employer is key to the success of a drug-free workplace policy, as well as the strategies and programs that support that policy.

An effective policy is buoyed by a positive workplace culture, which is sustained by employers espousing the policy. Workplace leaders must show support and set the right tone for your drug-free workplace efforts.

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