Addiction affects millions of people nationwide and can have significant short-term and long-term impacts on physical, mental, social and financial health. It is often difficult for many individuals experiencing an addiction to seek help which is why our service provides complete confidential support to help encourage individuals to get the help and support they need. Some of the most common addictions are to alcohol, drugs, tobacco and gambling however there are various forms of other addictions.
- How addiction can impact employees’ lives:
- Losing interest in things
- Difficulties concentrating at work
- Changes in eating and sleeping habits
- Changes in mood
- Increased absenteeism
- Problems at work or in personal life
- Social isolation
Our Addiction EAP program is tailored towards each individuals’ needs and utilises a range of treatment approaches that have been found successful working with addictions.