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Two Plans for Women Alcoholics
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Traditional approaches to women alcoholics in industrial settings have seldom proven efficient for the early identification and effective referral to treatment of working women alcoholics. As of 1976, only 14% of the clients of Federally funded occupational programs were women.
Given the fact that there are 42,000,000 women in the work force, [and] applying a 10% rate for workers...
-- Robin J. Milstead-O'Keeffe, M.S.W.