How to Identify and Address Substance Misuse and Abuse in the Workplace

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Tuesday, June 9, 2020 at 09:00 AM until 10:00 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
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Cost Range

Host And Instructor

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Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Learning Network
Hamilton Baiden & Rich Jones

Training Overview Description

Substance misuse and abuse have become critical issues in both the United States and its workforce. Understanding addiction and addiction issues are essential to selecting and implementing a substance abuse program that reduces absenteeism and health care spend while boosting productivity. This webinar seeks to educate leadership on how to identify and address substance misuse and abuse in the workplace and the perils of ignoring addiction issues.

Event-specific Details

Upon completion of this webinar, attendees will be able to:

  • Recognize substance misuse and abuse behaviors
  • Identify best practices when addressing substance misuse and abuse with employees
  • Discuss the role of family and community support


Hamilton Baiden
EVP & General Manager, Heritage Health Solutions
Coppell, Texas

Hamilton Baiden has been a Senior Healthcare Leader and Executive in Healthcare since 2000. His skills span across sectors such as sales, marketing business development, negotiating, and leadership. Additionally, he is an expert in integrated healthcare management, substance misuse and abuse, pharmaceutical distribution, and specialty pharmacy.

Rich Jones
CEO, FAVOR Greenville
Greenville, South Carolina

Richard Jones is an experienced therapist, clinician, and healthcare entrepreneur operating primarily in the behavioral health space. Richard has wide-ranging professional experience across nearly all behavioral health domains. This includes mental health, substance use disorders, co-occurring disorders, and intellectual disabilities. He has over 20 years management experience and has been instrumental in the launch and rebuild of multiple programs nationwide. Richard is passionate about providing quality care and supporting people in need. He has been the founding CEO of two non-profit organizations and two for profit business dedicated to disrupting the behavioral-health space for the betterment of people in need.

Behavioral Health/Mental Illness
Chronic Alcoholism and Other Substance Related Disorders
All Administrative Support Services
All Behavioral Health / Social
All Substance Abuse

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