Drug-Free Workplace Training: The DFW Training Series

 









Program: DFW Introduction for Employees

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Working in a Drug-Free Workplace

  • Reasons for becoming a DFW
  • Description of the program
  • How to get help, if needed

The Disease of Addiction

  • What is addiction?
  • Symptoms of addiction
  • Treating addiction



Program: Illicit Drug Families

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Cocaine and Amphetamines

  • Origins
  • Dangers and Risks
  • Treatment

Marijuana, Barbiturates, Hallucinogens

  • Origins
  • Dangers and Risks
  • Treatment



Program: Alcohol

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Understanding Alcohol and Alcoholism

  • History of alcohol
  • Alcohol use, abuse and alcoholism
  • Treatment

The Effects of Alcohol Abuse

  • Physical and psychological
  • On families
  • At work



Program: Personal Issues

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Roles and Rules of the Addictive Family

  • What is an addictive family?
  • Role and Rules
  • How to Change

Co-Dependency at Home and Work

  • What is co-dependency?
  • What are its effects?
  • How to get help



Program: Life Balance

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Life Balance and Addiction

  • How addiction affects daily living
  • Living a balanced life
  • Balancing work/life issues

Stress Management

  • Introduction to stress management
  • Dealing with daily stress
  • Stress and addiction



Program: DFW Introduction for Supervisors

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Supervising the Drug-Free Workplace

  • The basics of DFWP supervision
  • Identifying and dealing with substance abusing employees
  • Documentation

Reasonable Suspicion Testing

  • What is reasonable suspicion testing?
  • Protocol for reasonable suspicion testing
  • Benefits of this type of testing

Policy and Procedure Review

  • DFWP policy overview
  • Policy Protocol
  • Policy decisions and requirements



Program: Supervisory Issues

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Conflict Management

  • Optimizing confrontation
  • Dealing with difficult employees
  • Managing conflict in the workplace

Referring for Assistance

  • What is an EAP?
  • Seeking help for yourself
  • Referring an employee