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Discuss what employee assistance programs are and how they can help an employee struggling with drug addiction.

Discuss one inpatient treatment program.

Discuss one outpatient treatment program.

Discuss treatment modalities offered by the programs (e.g., individual therapy, group therapy, psychotherapy).

What are some of the characteristics of a successful program?

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Discuss what employee assistance programs are and how they can help an employee struggling with drug addiction.

Employee assistance programs are a worksite focused program initiated by the employer to resolve productivity issues in the workplace arising due to personal problems such as drug abuse or alcohol. Employee assistance programs help the employee to overcome emotional issues and day to day problems in their daily lives and provide adequate opportunity to employees to overcome drug addiction. Organization implementing the EAP program provides various benefits, such as treatments from experts to employees to help them in overcoming their addiction. EAP helps in identifying drug addiction problems at an early age and provides access to the best source of help to the employees of the organization.

Reference: http://www.dol.gov/elaws/asp/drugfree/drugs/assistance/Screen91.asp

Discuss one inpatient treatment program.

This is a type of treatment in which the patient is provided physical and ...

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Discusses employee assistance programs, inpatient treatment program and outpatient treatment program.

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