That Free EAP May Be Very Costly

That Free EAP May Be Very Costly

Compared to other benefits, an EAP is inexpensive.  So, brokers may add a free EAP to the benefit bundle as a bonus to the purchasing employer.  Similarly, some insurers will combine an EAP with their medical, dental, disability or worker’s compensation plans as an incentive to buy.  Purchase one of the major plans and get the EAP included. The employer is pleased because now there is no need to look for an EAP or pay for an additional program.  Good deal?  Maybe not…  

Job Pressure...the leading cause of stress in the U.S.?

Job Pressure...the leading cause of stress in the U.S.?

Mental health issues now are the leading cause of illness in the workplace. A study conducted by the American Institute of Stress in 2014 showed that job pressure was the leading cause of stress in the U.S. 

How To Recognize A Teenager In Trouble

How To Recognize A Teenager In Trouble

Like many parents, you may have felt relatively successful at parenting until the onset of your child's adolescence. Suddenly, the child who shared your interests and accepted your ideas now declares that, "You're completely out of it and don't understand anything about their life."

 

Signs of an Abusive Relationship

All relationships have their ups and downs, but there are certain types of behavior in any relationship that are unacceptable and abusive. If you think that your partner is abusive, or you suspect that someone you know is in an abusive relationship, review the information below. Recognizing the signs of an abusive relationship is the first step to breaking free.