New PDF release: Alcohol and Illicit Drug Use in the Workforce and Workplace

By Michael R. Frone

In this authoritative publication, Michael R. Frone takes an in depth examine what we all know and do not find out about staff and place of work substance involvement. In doing so, he exposes the inability of proof at the back of many renowned myths that experience continued because the "war on medicinal drugs" all started within the Nineteen Eighties, including

  • the delusion that office alcohol and illicit drug use is extremely prevalent;
  • the fantasy that worker substance use has a powerful influence on productiveness, resulting in excessive charges for employers;
  • and the parable that drug trying out and worker suggestions courses are confirmed methods for employers to discourage substance use.

Frone's assessment covers study performed during the last 30 years, and he analyzes methodological barriers and the tendency of many technological know-how journalists to "go past the information" whilst analyzing effects. Given the necessity for evidence-based administration and coverage, this booklet may be a accomplished source for researchers and practitioners in administration, occupational wellbeing and fitness, and dependancy therapy and prevention.

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