Phone: (541) 917-7453
|Substance abuse costs Oregon business millions of dollars annually
due to related absenteeism, tardiness, accidents, sickness and theft.
An effective drug-free workplace policy can dramatically reduce many
of these problems.
Serenity Lane's Employer Services offers assistance in the following ways:
Jerry Gjesvold, Manager of Employer Services, covers the state of Oregon as Serenity Lane's liaison for business and industry helping to identify substance abuse. He conducts educational seminars and supervisory training, and oversees the Patient Monitoring system for employers. Mr. Gjesvold advises about last chance agreements between employers and workers, as well as consults on all aspects of an employee's reintegration into the workforce. He provides case management and support to both employers and employees while utilizing his many years experience as a counselor and negotiator.
Note: Jerry Gjesvold authors a monthly newspaper column
where he presents information about alcohol and substance abuse
issues. Some columns are available here on our website.