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Employee Assistance Program Webinars

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP), administered by FEI, provides UW employees and members of their household with confidential resources to address personal and/or work-related concerns. EAP services are offered at no cost to employees.

The 2019 Monthly Webinar Series is open for registration. Click here for webinar information and registration.

September 2019 Webinar: The Effects of Loneliness and Social Isolation

Date and Time: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Central Daylight Time

Description: Did you know that most lonely individuals are married, live with others and are not clinically depressed? Join us to learn how loneliness and social isolation can impact our health and longevity. Using a brain science perspective, we'll discuss the connection between loneliness and increased health risks including suicide.

October 2019 Webinar: Workplace Bullying: What, Who and How

Date and Time: Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:00pm Central Daylight Time

Description: From the playground to the workplace, it seems that every bad behavior is considered bullying. By answering the "What, Who and How" questions that often go along with bullying, we will challenge common misconceptions about bullying behaviors and break related myths.

Webinar Registration: Registration is required. Click here to register. Follow the individual links on each webinar for registration.  Note: Employees must attend a webinar on their own time or consult with their supervisor for approval to attend.

Source: UW System Human Resources