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Supervisor Resource Sessions, Faculty and Staff Assistance Program Orientations Sept. 7 and Oct. 17
As part of the University’s ongoing effort to offer professional development opportunities, Carebridge will be on campus Thursday, Sept. 7, and Tuesday, Oct. 17, to promote awareness about the benefits of the Syracuse University Faculty and Staff Assistance Program.
Carebridge Senior Vice President Mary Dougherty-Hunt will welcome faculty and staff in 500 Hall of Languages on Sept. 7 for a variety of services and support that includes:
- Supervisor Resource Sessions, 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 2:30-3:30 p.m.
This session will ensure supervisors are fully aware of the supervisor resources and tools available through Carebridge, as well as how to effectively communicate this benefit to their staff.
- General Orientation of the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program, 11-11:45 a.m.
This presentation will provide an overview of the confidential resources and services provided through Carebridge that support the emotional well-being, work-life balance and personal resilience of eligible members of the campus community. No registration required.
- Meet and Greet, 12:15-1 p.m.
Stop by for a casual conversation; bring your questions about the Faculty and Staff Assistance Program or pick up educational materials at the promotional table. No registration required.
Benefits-eligible members of the University community are invited to attend one or more of these upcoming sessions to learn more about the integrated, accessible, confidential support services available through Carebridge.
The full suite of Carebridge’s comprehensive services, including a broad network of independent, licensed counselors available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year; online and telephonic support in a variety of work-life areas; as well as online resources at myliferesource.com (the University’s access code is: WY6CE); are available to all those eligible to participate in the University’s medical plan, including benefits-eligible faculty and staff, graduate assistants and retirees, as well as their dependents.
For your convenience, Carebridge will offer a similar day of programming including Supervisor Resource Sessions, General Orientations and an opportunity for Meet and Greet on Oct. 17. For complete details visit http://wellness.syr.edu/blog/carebridge-onsite-visits/.