How to Address Workplace Bullying

Farmington, CT (October 11, 2017) – Unfortunately the school yard or playground aren’t going to be the only places you can spot a bully. Sadly, childhood bullies often grow into adult bullies, bringing their destructive tendencies into the workplace, affecting workplace culture and overall productivity. In fact, 60 million Americans are affected by workplace bullying, according to the Workplace Bullying …

Removing the Stigma: National Suicide Prevention Month

Farmington, CT (September 27, 2017) – September is National Suicide Prevention Month, which gives individuals the opportunity to highlight a highly stigmatized topic. With suicide remaining one of the leading causes of death in the United States1, it is important to know who is at risk and detect the warning signs of suicidal behavior. Suicide is a very real problem …

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 …

Laughter is the best medicine

Is Laughter the Best Medicine?

Dealing with the stress of daily life is no laughing matter. Or, maybe it is: There are actually many health and wellness benefits associated with a good belly laugh. It’s easy to forget how important laughter is in our lives. Children laugh up to 400 times a day. Think about how often you laugh in the average day — it’s …

Why You Should Choose Envolve PeopleCare for EAP

Farmington, CT (May 16, 2017) – Are you making the health of your employees a priority? About 75% of organizations are increasing their efforts to encourage healthy behaviors by focusing on the health and well-being in the workplace and the overall culture of health. When employees are healthier and more productive, businesses excel. Envolve PeopleCare™ (EPC) can provide wide-ranging, whole-health …

Diabetes Wellness

How Can We Change Our Approach to Diabetes Management with On.Demand?

There are 29 million Americans living with diabetes, while 86 million more are at risk of developing diabetes. With such a large portion of our population impacted by this particular disease, changes need to be made in our approach to disrupt traditional management and treatment. Diabetes is just one disease, but one that has so many associated consequences. It not …

Employee Wellness

Why is it so Important to Promote Whole Body Health and Employee Wellness?

Farmington, CT (May 2, 2017) – The answer is simple: When your employees feel their best, they’re more likely to give their best. Envolve PeopleCare™ provides a variety of resources to help you promote a healthy lifestyle and show your employees the support they need. There are two main components of our wellness and lifestyle services that employees can benefit …