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Espyr Chief Clinical Officer Norman Winegar to Speak on Mental Health Panel

Depression and other mental health issues are more common than most of us would think.  40 million Americans live with depression, and 1 in 5 Americans is diagnosed with a mental health issue in a given year. Unfortunately, those who suffer from mental health issues often refrain from getting the help they need due to the [...]

By | October 8th, 2018|Behavioral Health, Health and Wellness|Comments Off on Espyr Chief Clinical Officer Norman Winegar to Speak on Mental Health Panel

Suicides On The Rise: What Can Employers Do?

Earlier this year, we endured a one-two punch of the suicides of fashion icon Kate Spade and author/TV personality Anthony Bourdain.   As always happens following celebrity suicides, a barrage of TV, news and social media stories followed exploring, in intricate detail,  how they died and what led up to their fateful decisions. Unfortunately, these tragedies [...]

By | August 22nd, 2018|Behavioral Health, EAPs, Health and Wellness, Suicide|Comments Off on Suicides On The Rise: What Can Employers Do?

Health and Wellness: Revealing Trends In Benefits

The numbers don’t lie. The inclusion of new, innovative health and wellness offerings and initiatives as part of a company’s benefits package is increasing dramatically. In a survey by WorldatWork, the leading nonprofit professional association in compensation and total rewards, 900 respondents across the country described some of the ways companies in 2017 are taking [...]

By | August 2nd, 2018|Behavioral Health, Benefits, Coaching, EAPs, financial wellness, Health and Wellness|Comments Off on Health and Wellness: Revealing Trends In Benefits

The importance of mental health in the workplace

A few months ago, Patti Murin, the actress playing Anna in the Broadway show, Frozen, tweeted that she needed to take some time off for mental health reasons. In her tweet, Murin stated, “I’ve learned that these situations aren’t something to deal with or push through. Anxiety and depression are real diseases that affect many [...]

By | July 18th, 2018|Behavioral Health, EAPs, Health and Wellness, Stress Management|Comments Off on The importance of mental health in the workplace

Health and Wellness: Is Your Company Keeping Up?

The numbers don’t lie. The inclusion of new, innovative health and wellness offerings and initiatives as part of a company’s benefits package is increasing dramatically. In a survey by WorldatWork, the leading nonprofit professional association in compensation and total rewards, 900 respondents across the country described some of the ways companies in 2017 are taking [...]

By | July 5th, 2018|Behavioral Health, Benefits, Health and Wellness|Comments Off on Health and Wellness: Is Your Company Keeping Up?

Espyr® Announces Major Marketing Partnership with Fairbanks

Partnership To Bring Next Generation Behavioral Health Management Program To Fairbanks Employer Relationships Espyr, the leading behavioral health company developing innovative solutions for maximizing human and organizational potential, and Fairbanks, one of the oldest and most highly regarded alcohol and drug treatment centers in America, have agreed on a marketing partnership where Fairbanks Employer Services [...]

By | June 29th, 2018|Behavioral Health, Coaching, Health and Wellness, Substance Abuse|Comments Off on Espyr® Announces Major Marketing Partnership with Fairbanks

What Makes Healthy Companies Healthy?

Most of us spend more time at work than we do at home and research has proven that the modern workplace is not the healthiest place. Due to too much time sitting at a desk, eating poorly and the constant stress, today’s employees suffer from back pain, weight problems and a variety of stress-related disorders, [...]

By | June 14th, 2018|Behavioral Health, Benefits, Employee retention, Health and Wellness|Comments Off on What Makes Healthy Companies Healthy?