CANADIAN LINKS: WORKPLACE SUBSTANCE ABUSE
BARBARA BUTLER & ASSOCIATES INC.

 

1. For more information on employee assistance and assessment services, look to the resource material through the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse:

http://www.ccsa.ca/Eng/Pages/default.asp

2. For more information and the results of the Canadian Alcohol and Drug Use Monitoring Survey (2008 - 2012) are found at:

http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/hc-ps/drugs-drogues/cadums-esccad-eng.php

Stats Canada alcohol and drug surveys are found at:

http://www76.statcan.gc.ca/stcsr/query.html?style=emp&qt=alcohol+and+drug+surveys&GO!=Search&la=en&qm=1&st=1&oq=&rq=0&rf=0

A series of Alberta Health Services workplace research reports can be accessed at:

http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/search.asp?site=Corporate&client=ahs_external&getfields=description&entqr=0&ud=1&output=xml_no_dtd&oe=UTF-8&ie=UTF-8&filter=0&sort=date:D:L:d1&q=workplace

3. For information about on-line supervisor training programs, contact Corridor Interactive through their web page at:

http://corridorinteractive.com

4. Most legal decisions are posted at:

http://www.canlii.org/en/index.html

Information on human rights legislation and related issues can be accessed through the Federal Human Rights Commission web site:

http://www.chrc-ccdp.ca/eng

and through the various provincial commission sites (see Human Rights resource on this web site).

5. For general information about alcohol and drug use and impacts:

Health Canada information about alcohol and other drugs:

http://recherche-search.gc.ca/rGs/s_r?st=s&s5bm3ts21rch=x&num=10&st1rt=0&langs=eng&cdn=health&q=alcohol+and+drugs

Alberta Health Services fact sheets on drugs: http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/2461.asp

Alberta Health Services information on alcohol: http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/2459.asp

The Ontario Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Ontario has a wide range of information resources best sorted through their alphabetical index at:

http://www.camh.net/Publications/CAMH_Publications/alphabetical_pubsindex.html

6. The U.S. Department of Transportation Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance:

http://www.dot.gov/odapc/index.html




Other Articles by Barbara Butler:
WHY SHOULD WE HAVE A POLICY?

CREATING AND IMPLEMENTING POLICY


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