A confidential, effective, compassionate approach to recovery and treatment for physicians and medical professionals who are experiencing difficulty with substance abuse and/or behavioral issues.

Oklahoma Health Professionals Program, Inc (OHPP)

Since 1983, the Oklahoma Health Professionals Program Inc. has provided services to physicians and health care providers with alcohol and chemical dependence. OHPP, Inc. is an outreach program designed to support and monitor medical and allied health professionals throughout Oklahoma who are experiencing difficulty with substance abuse, as well as disruptive and boundary issues.Because of the commitment to provide resources to professionals in need , OHPP, Inc. employes a medical director and three part time associate directors to administer the program Our program continues to be a leader nationally in identifying problems, assisting in treatment, and returning to practice those physicians who have suffered from substance abuse or dependency.

Recovery Stories

Anonymous

This is a story of sadness, a story of waste and a story of pain, but it’s also a story of redemption…….and it’s my story.  I hope it serves the purpose of bringing hope to someone in need of a solution.   I was born and raised in Tulsa Oklahoma. I had a large extended... View Article
2014-02-18T10:37:12+00:00
This is a story of sadness, a story of waste and a story of pain, but it’s also a story of redemption…….and it’s my story.  I hope it serves the purpose of bringing hope to someone in need of a solution.   I was born and raised in Tulsa Oklahoma. I had a large extended... View Article

Anonymous

This is my story………. I was raised as the youngest of three in a lower middle class alcoholic/drug addicted home.  I took my first drink at 13 ½ years old.  I drank cheap wine while babysitting with two girlfriends and I can still see the room spinning as I write this story.   I got sick, but... View Article
2014-02-18T10:38:11+00:00
This is my story………. I was raised as the youngest of three in a lower middle class alcoholic/drug addicted home.  I took my first drink at 13 ½ years old.  I drank cheap wine while babysitting with two girlfriends and I can still see the room spinning as I write this story.   I got sick, but... View Article

Jaemie

I have been involved with the Oklahoma Health Professionals Program (OHPP) for over 7 years and it has been one of the best experiences of my life.  At first, compliance with the state board’s requests seemed like an impossible task. Meetings, Affinity testing, meeting sheets, it all seemed like cruel punishment. Forced accountability made me feel... View Article
2014-02-18T10:38:46+00:00
I have been involved with the Oklahoma Health Professionals Program (OHPP) for over 7 years and it has been one of the best experiences of my life.  At first, compliance with the state board’s requests seemed like an impossible task. Meetings, Affinity testing, meeting sheets, it all seemed like cruel punishment. Forced accountability made me feel... View Article