Support agencies offer counselling, treatment, information and phone line support for alcohol and drug addictions. Jodi earned a Diploma from Fleming College in Drug and Alcohol Counselling after consolidating her learning with a four-month placement working at Durham Mental Health Crisis Services as a Crisis Worker, and at Melinda Hynes and Associates as an Addictions Counsellor.
If an employee's drug or alcohol addiction is interfering with their ability to perform the essential duties of their job, the employer must first provide the support necessary to enable that person to undertake a rehabilitation program, if required, unless it can be shown that such accommodation would cause undue hardship.
Eating Disorder Treatment Centres in Ontario help treat a range of problem eating and food issues such as childhood feeding disorders, food avoidance, obesity, Anorexia, Bulimia or compulsive overeating, binge eating, night eating and body image issues.
Marijuana addictions are more common than previously thought, though most people may not realize how serious this kind of addiction may be. If you find it difficult to go a day or a few days without using marijuana or you find it's impacting other areas of your life, treatment is an option.
If people with addictions or people who are perceived to have an addiction are negatively affected by the policy (for example, by being fired or not offered a job because they test positive), then the policy may be discriminatory on its face (prima facie discrimination).
10 The high cost of cancer treatment is associated with considerable distress and worse outcomes, which has led to the concept of financial toxicity.” 11 Research has shown that financial toxicity is related to poorer health-related quality of life and decreased improvement in the 2 years after a cancer diagnosis.
The Everything Guide to Overcoming PTSD provides hope for recovery and includes in-depth information on traditional treatments including psychotherapy, rehab centres drug therapy and cognitive behavioral theory, as well as new methods of support like mindfulness therapy and animal therapy.