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A Substance Abuse Professional (SAP) is a person who evaluates employees who have violated a DOT drug and alcohol regulation and makes recommendations concerning education, treatment, follow-up testing, and aftercare in order to return the employee to his/her work duties as soon as is safely possible. In accordance with DOT regulations, a SAP possesses knowledge and clinical experience in the diagnosis and treatment of substance abuse-related disorders and provides the following services:Alcohol/Drug withdrawal is a serious problem that can be life-threatening. If you think that you or a loved one are at risk of developing alcohol/drug withdrawal, then it’s in your best interest to seek help.
This is the best way to minimize the discomfort associated with withdrawal!
Consultation and coordination of services with the employer.
- Comprehensive face-to-face assessment.
- Clinical evaluation to determine the appropriate level of assistance
Referral for treatment and case management.
Follow-up assessment and monitoring of compliance with recommended services.
Employee drug and alcohol education and treatment (for individuals recommended to attend education and/or treatment as a result of a SAP evaluation conducted by another SAP provider)..