The Employee Assistance Professionals Association (EAPA) is the world’s largest, oldest, and most respected membership organization for employee assistance professionals. With members in over 40 countries around the globe, EAPA is the world’s most relied upon source of information and support for and about the employee assistance profession. EAPA publishes the Journal of Employee Assistance, hosts the annual World EAP Conference, offers online training and other resources.
This week's NewsBrief features:
- Was the American opiate epidemic started by one pharmaceutical company?
- Is it a rut, burnout or worse? Decoding work stress
- Wellness metrics moving beyond health care costs
- Crippling workload: Mental illness in the Australian workplace
- Making workplace meditation work
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Winston-Salem, NC Employee Assistance Specialist – Clinical (EAS-C) Training Course
An EAS-C training course will be offered March 19, 2015, in Winston-Salem, NC. Registration fee includes six hours of instruction by experts in the EAP field, course materials, lunch, and inclusion in the EAS-C online directory on the International EAPA website. For more information and to register, click HERE.
St. Louis, MO Employee Assistance Specialist – Clinical (EAS-C) Training Course
An EAS-C training course will be offered in St. Petersburg, on April 10, 2015. Registration fee includes six hours of instruction by experts in the EAP field, course materials, lunch, and inclusion in the EAS-C online directory on the International EAPA website. For more information and to register, click HERE.
Virginia Chapter Will Offer April Mini-Conference
The Virginia chapter is holding a mini-conference "Building Resiliency in a Changing Work Environment" in Richmond, on April 15, 2015. For more information and to register, click HERE.
EAPA members invited to Asia Pacific EAP Conference
EAPA has arranged for members wishing to attend the 2015 Asia Pacific EA Roundtable Conference, April 16-17 in beautiful Goa, India, to receive discounted member registration rates! Goa is one of the premier vacation destinations in Asia and is known for its relaxing beaches, good food, and night markets. The conference theme, “Wellness-Productivity-Outcomes,” focuses on the primary drivers for EAP growth in the Asia Pacific region, perhaps the world’s fastest growing EAP market. EAPA CEO, Dr. John Maynard, will present the opening keynote on global EAP growth and the future of EAP in Asia. Early Bird registration is available now. For more information, click HERE.
EA Professional Liability and Business Office Insurance now available through EAPA
EAPA has arranged with Trust Risk Management Services, Inc. (TRMS) to make EAPA-endorsed Professional Liability and Business Office Insurance coverage available to employee assistance professionals and students at affordable rates. CEAPs are eligible for a 10% premium credit! Other significant discounts include 5% for applying online and 10% when switching to the EAPA-endorsed program from another carrier. Policies are provided by ACE American Insurance company, which is rated “A+ Superior” by A.M. Best. To learn more and sign up, click here.
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