Opioid Addiction is a Serious Issue
Affecting individuals everywhere, including in the workplace.
As an HR professional or organizational leader, it's essential to understand the impact of opioid addiction on your employees' or members' well-being and productivity. By prioritizing mental health and well-being with tools, like a comprehensive Employee, Member, or Student Assistance Program (EAP/MAP/SAP), you can support your people in overcoming opioid addiction and fostering a healthier, more resilient work environment.
Opioid Addiction: A Call for Action
Opioid addiction is a pressing concern that demands immediate attention. It affects not only the lives of individuals and their loved ones but also work performance and overall engagement. By acknowledging and addressing this issue, you can play a crucial role in creating a culture that values well-being.
Perspectives Assistance Programs: Your Ally in Overcoming Opioid Addiction
Perspectives Assistance Program offers a comprehensive solution for individuals dealing with opioid addiction. By partnering with Perspectives, you gain access to a range of resources and support systems that empower your people to seek help and embark on their recovery journey. Download our latest opioid addiction resource for customers to find out more about how Perspectives supports your people.
Providing Effective Support for Opioid Addiction
Perspectives Assistance Program ensures that your employees have the necessary tools and guidance to overcome opioid addiction. Here's how Perspectives can benefit your organization:
Confidential Access to Licensed Counselors: Perspectives provides confidential access to licensed, professional counselors who are available 24/7. They can assess individual situations, determine the appropriate course of action, and refer employees to suitable treatment options.
Comprehensive Legal and Financial Expertise: Perspectives has specialists who can address legal and financial concerns related to opioid addiction. They offer valuable advice and affordable referrals, helping employees navigate the complexities and challenges associated with their circumstances.
Counseling Services for Members and Their Families: Perspectives extends confidential counseling services not only to employees but also to their family members. This holistic approach recognizes the importance of supporting the entire network affected by opioid addiction.
Support and Guidance through Recovery: Perspectives Assistance Program ensures ongoing support and guidance throughout the recovery process. By providing access to resources, coping mechanisms, and support groups, Perspectives empowers individuals to rebuild their lives and regain their productivity.
Encourage Help-Seeking Behavior
If you or someone you know is struggling with opioid addiction, it's crucial to seek help. Perspectives offers a safe and compassionate environment for individuals to address their addiction challenges. By promoting the Perspectives Assistance Program within your organization, you actively encourage help-seeking behavior and demonstrate your commitment to your employees' well-being.
A Strategic Decision for Organizational Success
Incorporating Perspectives Assistance Program into your organization is more than just a benevolent act; it's a strategic decision that benefits both your employees and your organization as a whole. By investing in your employees' mental health and well-being, you can expect:
Increased Employee Engagement and Productivity: Providing access to effective opioid addiction support leads to improved employee engagement and productivity. By addressing this issue, you create a supportive work environment that fosters personal growth and professional success.
Reduction in Absenteeism and Workplace Issues: By empowering individuals to overcome opioid addiction, Perspectives Assistance Program helps reduce absenteeism and workplace conflicts associated with addiction-related challenges. This ultimately leads to a more harmonious and productive workplace.
Enhanced Employee Retention and Recruitment: Prioritizing your employees' well-being sends a powerful message to both current and potential employees. Demonstrating your commitment to supporting them through challenging times helps attract top talent and retain
Struggling With Opioid Addiction?
You are not alone.
Opioids are highly addictive, and their misuse can lead to serious health consequences, including death.
If you need help today, contact:
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National Helpline – Call 800-662-HELP or visit samhsa.gov
- Narcotics Anonymous - Visit na.org
- Perspectives Individual Counseling
- Your Assistance Program through your employer or organization. If you have Perspectives call or text 800.456.6327 or log in to your portal.