Canadian Links: Workplace Substance Abuse

  1. For more information on employee assistance and assessment services, look to the resource material through the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction: https://www.ccsa.ca

  2. The Centre also provides information and research on marijuana use in a series of reports dealing with impacts on health and driving skills among other things. https://www.ccsa.ca/cannabis

  3. Information and the results of the Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey (2017) are found at:

    Summary: https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/canadian-tobacco-alcohol-drugs-survey/2017-summary.html
    Tables: https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/canadian-tobacco-alcohol-drugs-survey/2017-summary/2017-detailed-tables.html

    Statistics Canada has been regularly posting quarterly surveys specific to cannabis which can be found on their web site.

    The 2018 Health Canada Canadian Cannabis Survey can be viewed at: https://www.canada.ca/en/services/health/publications/drugs-health-products/canadian-cannabis-survey-2018-summary.html

  4. For information about on-line supervisor training programs, contact Corridor Interactive through their web page at: http://corridorinteractive.com

  5. 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).

  6. 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

    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

  7. The U.S. Department of Transportation Office of Drug and Alcohol Policy and Compliance: http://www.dot.gov/odapc/index.html