1. Experiencing Acts of Violence or Terrorism - Recovery and Coping Strategies

    The trauma caused by acts of violence can and most often will have a significant emotional impact on people. The combination of atrocity and magnitude of the event, coupled with its unpredictability, will often lead to an intense feeling of vulnerability for our own safety and the safety of others.
    The University's Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) provider has shared a communication Experiencing Acts of Violence or Terrorism  (Être victime d’un acte de violence ou de Terrorisme), for faculty, staff and their dependents impacted by acts of violence or terrorism.

  2. New! "Bouncing Back"

    Be more resilient, productive and happy during times of stress. Bouncing Back is a personal development program about building resiliency to counter stress. Stress is inevitable. Burnout is not. Learn to create awareness of your warning signs and triggers and bounce back from stress. The six-week program starts on Wednesday, November 1, 2017.  For more information and to register, please contact org.health@ualberta.ca. Registration deadline is October 25th.

  3. September/October 2017 HRS, Organizational Health and Effectiveness Newsletter

    The September/October 2017 issue of the HRS, Organizational Health and Effectiveness Newsletter is now available. View the Newsletter to learn about upcoming events, services available to you through your Employee and Family Assistance Program (EFAP) provider, Homewood Health, and more!

  4. October Lunch & Learn Bulletin

    October is Canada's Healthy Workplace Month! Join us for one or all of our Lunch & Learns and help make our workplace even healthier! To mark Mental Illness Awareness Week and World Mental Health Day, we are offering "Beyond Stigma: Increasing our Understanding of Mental Health in the Workplace". For more information on all October offerings, please see the Human Resource Services, OHE October 2017 Lunch & Learn Bulletin and visit The Learning Shop to register.

  5. Life Lines - Mindfulness: Meditation and Everyday Practice

    Life Lines is a publication brought to you by the University’s Employee and Family Assistance Program Provider, Homewood Health. With the aim of “Improving Your Quality of Life – One Step at a Time”, this month’s edition focuses on "Mindfulness: Meditation and Everyday Practice". 
    Read Life Lines October 2017 to learn more. Lignes de Vie Octobre 2017"La Pratique Quotidienne de la Méditation de Pleine Conscience".

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