Category Archives: Drug Treatment

How much could a drug and alcohol policy be worth to your business?

With the cost of replacing a member of staff in the region of £30,000, many employers see that ensuring employee wellbeing is a worthwhile area in which to invest. This helps to enhance employee retention and create a resilient workforce. … Continue reading

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Testing and Treatment – Partners in Recovery

The UK government’s Drug Strategy 2017 published in July includes an objective focused on supporting those with a drug dependence at all stages of their recovery. The strategy highlights the role that drug testing plays in supporting recovery, particularly in … Continue reading

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Oral fluid positivity rates

Drug addiction treatment centres and probation services across the UK send us samples for testing on a daily basis and we thought we’d share some data with you that gives a clear picture of drug use amongst those in treatment. … Continue reading

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Tackling alcohol misuse with TACT

As Owen Jones recently highlighted in his article ‘The Drug we ignore that kills thousands‘ alcohol has taken the lives of at least 5,000 English and Welsh citizens every year for the last decade. It is a potentially lethal substance that kills … Continue reading

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When will a Family Drug and Alcohol Court be set up in Wales?

At a recent family law seminar hosted by Pendragon Chambers and sponsored by Concateno TrichoTech, District Judge Crichton renewed his calls for a Welsh Family Drug and Alcohol Court (FDAC). Continue reading

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