ADDRESSING WORKPLACE DRUG USE

ADDRESSING WORKPLACE DRUG USE

Drug and alcohol use in the workplace is a rampant problem in the United States. According to a 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) conducted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), almost 70% of illicit drug users,...

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DRUG USE IN THE WORKPLACE

DRUG USE IN THE WORKPLACE

Drug use in the workplace is a surprisingly pressing issue in America. According to the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) conducted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), nearly 70% of the approximately 22.4...

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SIGNS OF TEENAGE DRUG USE

SIGNS OF TEENAGE DRUG USE

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) estimates that 75% of high school students have used addictive substances. Early drug use puts individuals at a  heightened risk of developing a substance addiction. It is important for parents to be able to...

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TEEN ALCOHOL AND DRUG USE

TEEN ALCOHOL AND DRUG USE

As a result of overestimating their children’s ability to withstand peer pressure and underestimating the amount of access their children actually have to drugs and alcohol, most parents fail to appreciate the actual risk substance use, abuse, and addiction can...

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