Not a Member? Get access to HR news and resources that you can trust.
HR professionals share their advice for minimizing worker stress and boosting retention.
Is your employee handbook ready for the changing world of work? With SHRM’s Employee Handbook Builder get peace of mind that your handbook is up-to-date.
Virtual SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP Certification Prep Seminars kick off September 12 and fill up fast!
Expand your influence and learn how to become an effective leader. Join us in Phoenix, AZ | OCTOBER 2 - 4, 2017
The Hazelden Foundation, a national, nonprofit foundation created in 1949 to address substance addiction, offers some ideas to organizations, managers and colleagues for addressing that problem in the workplace that include the following.
One resource for employers that Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) suggests is 1-800-Workplace (1-800-967-5752), a help line for employees and businesses dealing with problems related to substance abuse.
SAMHSA is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. It released a report July 16, 2007 showing that one in 12 full-time U.S. workers admit to using illegal drugs in the past month
“The helpline provides advice on programs that can make a dramatic difference to everyone in the workplace,” such as substance abuse policy development, supervisor and employee substance abuse education, employee assistance, and drug testing, said Terry Cline, administrator for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), in a press release.
SAMHSA is an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Kathy Gurchiek is associate editor for HR News . She can be reached at email@example.com.
For the latest HR-related business and government news, go daily to www.shrm.org/hrnews.
You have successfully saved this page as a bookmark.
Please confirm that you want to proceed with deleting bookmark.
You have successfully removed bookmark.
Please log in as a SHRM member before saving bookmarks.
Your session has expired. Please log in again before saving bookmarks.
Please purchase a SHRM membership before saving bookmarks.
An error has occurred
Recommended for you
Eye Care: A Visible Contribution to a More Secure Retirement
CA Resources at Your Fingertips
SHRM’s HR Vendor Directory contains over 3,200 companies
[/_catalogs/masterpage/SHRMCore/Main.master][Title][SHRM Online - Society for Human Resource Management]