DOT SAP Services

According to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations 49 CFR Part 40, an employee in violation of the DOT regulations for drug or alcohol testing is required to complete the DOT Return To Duty Process with a qualified Substance Abuse Professional (SAP).
SAP professionals are qualified under the current specific, strict U.S. DOT regulation requirements.

Gregory “Scott” Graham-Stephens is an approved provider of DOT/SAP Services for employers and employees who are required to meet Department of Transportation alcohol and drug regulations.

Scott has been working in the addictions and mental health counseling field since 1987.

Scott is licensed in the State of Vermont as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC #000090). He is also provided services as a Clinical Supervisor (Certification #103732) and is rostered as a Vermont Psychotherapist (License 097.0091377).

Scott completed his initial SAP Qualification Training with the National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) in 2013.

Scott has written a number of books on counseling, specifically Motivational Interviewing and addiction assessment.

If you drive a motor vehicle, you will need to register at FMCSA Commercial Driver’s License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse ( and then send a request to “Gregory Scott Graham-Stephens” to be your SAP.  Instructions can be downloaded here:

The SAP consultation fee is $550.

Credit cards are accepted, but there is an additional service fee to cover the cost of processing.

This includes the initial evaluation, referral, tracking for the initial referral, and the follow-up evaluation.