How To Explain Your Addition To Your Boss: And Your Need For Treatment


Explaining your addiction and your need for treatment to your boss can be a gut-wrenching step. Probably your biggest worry is along the lines of, “Will I still have a job if I tell my boss what’s going on?” The good news is that you have the right to seek treatment without endangering your job to fix your medical issue, and substance abuse is a medical issue protected by both the Family and Medical Leave Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. And like other medical issues, substance abuse bleeds over from your […]