Job insecurity

The Physical Effects of Job Insecurity in the Workplace

Farmington, CT (August 25, 2017) – When companies make budget cuts, plan mergers or acquisitions, restructure or begin outsourcing positions, employee can suffer from insecurities revolving around their job security. Job-related stress is causing the American workforce to suffer from both physical and mental ailments, according to new research from Ball State University.1 This study reveals that heart disease, loss …

EAP Workplace Absenteeism

Navigating Workplace Absenteeism

Farmington, CT (August 3, 2017) – Calling in sick happens. Injuries happen. Handling the occasional personal business during business hours also happens. Occasional absences from work are unavoidable. But when does it become more than just calling in sick? Excessive absenteeism, can present a myriad of challenges to employers. Workplace Absenteeism is recognized as the habitual pattern of absence from …

Envolve Center Healthcare

New Grants Support a Deeper Understanding of Health Outcomes

St. Louis, MO (January 27, 2017) – Leaders of the Envolve Center for Health Behavior Change™ weren’t quite sure what to expect when they issued their first call for proposals in September, but they knew exactly what kind of research projects they were hoping to support: those that would further their understanding of health-related behaviors and lead to better health …