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Taking Time Off Work to Attend Rehab: What You Need to Know

By |2018-10-23T16:25:24+00:00May 26th, 2017|Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Resource|

One of the most common fears people struggling with drug and alcohol addiction have is how to seek treatment without putting their job at risk. While this issue does need to be handled carefully, evidence suggests that seeking treatment is much more likely to provide a boost to your career as opposed to simply ignoring [...]

How do I tell my employer I’m an addict?

By |2018-10-24T10:33:09+00:00December 6th, 2012|Miscellaneous|

For some people the main obstacle keeping them from entering addiction rehab is their job.  How do they tell their boss? What do they say to co-workers?  Will they be fired? Fortunately the answers are often easier than they think.  At St. Joseph Institute, we take care of most communication with the employer. For those [...]

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