Wellness Work/Life Program Webinar Announcement

Information provided by our EFAP provider, Wellnesscorp.com:

Dear Wellness Work/Life Program partner,

In light of last week’s events in Boston, April’s HR/Manager webinar “Sensitivity and Emotional Intelligence within the Workplace” scheduled for Thursday April 25, 2013 has been postponed. We will send out an email notification with the new date and time when the webinar has been rescheduled.

In its place we will be offering two webinars focused on dealing with traumatic events. The first, “Overcoming Trauma and Finding Balance Amidst Uncertainty” will be presented tomorrow, Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:00 PM. The second “Effects of Traumatic Events on Children and Families” will be presented Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 12:00 PM. 

The day after they are held live, both of these webinars will be available to stream at any time in the webinar library on our corporate site wellnesscorp.com. The link to that webinar library is here.

Please see below for a description of each webinar and its presenter as well as a link to register. You will also find an informational sheet focused on how managers and supervisors can help employees cope with tragedy.

Thank you,

The Wellness Corporation

WEBINAR: Overcoming Trauma and Finding Balance Amidst Uncertainty

This webinar will provide tips and strategies in how to balance the need to get work done while providing the necessary flexibility and time for employees to recover from this trauma. Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 12:00 PM, EST.   READ MORE

WEBINAR: Effects of Traumatic Events on Children and Families

Frightening or traumatic events can cause children to respond with stress related behaviors.This webinar will focus on recognition of children’s responses to trauma and discuss what parents can do to help. Thursday April 25, 2013 12:00 – 1:00 PM, EST.  READ MORE

How Managers and Supervisors Can Help Employees

After a traumatic event it is natural to be confused, angry and disoriented.  Employees need guidance, support, and direction. READ MORE 

Additional Resource

Access an archived copy of the HR/Manager webinar “Trauma and Impact on the Workplace” presented by Kristen Ihde, PsyD on 1/24/2013 in our webinar library on the wellnesscorp.com site.