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Liaison Ryan Buchholdt
Submission Date Aug. 12, 2015
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University of Alaska Anchorage
PA-11: Wellness Program

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Reporter Paula Williams
Sustainability Director
Office of Sustainability
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Does the institution make counseling, referral, and wellbeing services available to all members of the following groups?:
Yes or No
Students Yes
Staff Yes
Faculty Yes

A brief description of the institution’s wellness and/or employee assistance program(s):

The university offers an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) to all benefits-eligible faculty and staff and their dependents, as well as COBRA participants. The program is a counseling service designed to help employees and their eligible family members resolve personal problems before they become overwhelming. Allied Health, Psychological Services.

A broad range of personal problems can be addressed under this program:
Job or work stress
Parenting issues
Alcohol, drugs and other substance abuse
Anxiety or depression
Marital or relationship problems
Credit and Financial Counseling
Anger management
Legal issues and resources
Financial concerns
Coping with change
Grief or bereavement
Consumer Issues

The website URL where information about the institution's wellness program(s) is available:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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