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Health Practitioners' Intervention Programs
Some states have Health Practitioners' Intervention Programs which provide appropriate referral, a possible stay of disciplinary action, monitoring and advocacy.
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Addiction Recovery Resources for the Professional
Hannah Lloyd, BGS CSAC
221 Albemarle Ave. SW,
Telephone: (540) 815-4214, fax (888) 497-9479
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