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We are a drug-free workplace and have various resources for persons with substance use disorder.

For information about substance use, see these links:


Employee Mental Health: Up to 5 in-person or virtual therapy sessions each year for employees, or dependents, at no cost. Specific to substance use, a therapist may:

Discuss substance use and offer support for those wanting to cut down on use without further intervention. Can screen and/or assess individuals seeking therapy for substance or drug use on an individual level.

Perform a basic screening at intake that can lead to a more formalized screening tool and review with the client.

Refer to Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP), individual therapy with a drug/alcohol certified counselor, 12-step program, and other recovery programs.

Live Health online: Behavioral health sessions for UK employees and family members covered on a UK health plan at no cost.

Behavioral health in-person sessions for UK employees and family members covered on a UK health plan. 

  • Integrative therapy coverage 
  • Psychiatric therapy coverage
  • Mental Health/Substance Abuse (MHSA) including:
  • Acute Inpatient Admissions 
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) 
  • Residential Care 
  • Behavioral Health in-home Programs 
  • Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)
  • Intensive Outpatient Therapy (IOP)
  • Partial Hospitalization (PHP) 

UK Healthcare SMART Clinic offers comprehensive, innovative addiction treatment for alcohol and/or drug use disorders. 

Community resources:

Voices of Hope - recovery of support services for people in recovery, people seeking recovery and family and friends.

  •  Recovery coaches, meetings, and programs for family members.  

Recovery Café is a community support place for people in all types of recovery.

Aware:  An in-home recovery program offered through Anthem for those with UK PPO health insurance. for treatment center openings also created by Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center (KIPRC) and is a statewide recovery housing locator tool with near-real-time availability and an educational resources section.

Supervisor support:

 Employee Mental Health therapists are available to assist supervisors, leaders and departments with voluntary referrals for assessment of mental health or substance use concerns in the workplace.

Request a consultation here.