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Apr 2, 2021
New ComPsych® Report: Employee Leaves Surge During COVID-19

CHICAGO – Mar. 29, 2021 – Today, FMLASource® (a ComPsych® company) released its summary report on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on employer absence programs. According to FMLASource data, leave usage increased substantially due to new pandemic-related leaves. Organizations with less than 500 employees were the most affected, seeing overall leave usage increase by more than 28%.

Dec 3, 2020
New ComPsych® Report Available: The Pandemic’s Effect on FMLA/ADA: A Perfect Storm of Changing Rules

CHICAGO – Dec. 1, 2020 – Over the past several months, as the pandemic swept across the U.S., we at FMLASource® (a ComPsych® company) saw a multitude of changes at both the federal and state level to expand the Family and Medical Leave Act and Americans with Disabilities Act to protect workers in the event that COVID-19 necessitates leave.

Nov 5, 2020
New ComPsych Poll Reveals Employee Anxieties About Returning to the Workplace

CHICAGO – Oct. 26, 2020 – ComPsych released today the results of its latest Tell It Now poll, asking employees what they worried about most in the return-to-work process.

May 29, 2020
ComPsych Launches 16th Annual Health at Work Award Call for Entries

CHICAGO – May 29, 2020 – National award to recognize employer innovation in wellness and highlight how programs have adapted during COVID-19. 

May 18, 2020
Almost Half of U.S. Employees Feel Generalized Anxiety Much of the Time from COVID-19, According to ComPsych Poll

CHICAGO – May 18, 2020 – ComPsych released today the results of its Tell It Now(SM) poll, asking employees how COVID-19 has affected their sense of well-being.

Apr 6, 2020
U.S. Employees’ Biggest COVID-19 Fear Is Related to the Economy, Jobs

CHICAGO – April 6, 2020 – ComPsych released today the results of its Tell It NowSM poll, asking employees what concerns them most about the coronavirus pandemic.

Jan 28, 2020
ComPsych® Corporation Continues Aggressive Growth with Opening of St. Louis Office
Oct 22, 2019
More than One-third of Employees Say “People Issues” Cause the Most Stress at Work

Twenty percent of employees are missing six or more days per year due to stress

Oct 17, 2019
ComPsych® Corp. Announces 2019 Health at Work(SM) Award Winners: Emory University, Havertys Furniture, Council on Foreign Relations and City of Colville

CHICAGO – Oct. 17, 2019 – ComPsych announced the 2019 winners today for its 15th-annual Health at Work(SM) Awards...

Apr 24, 2019
ComPsych Launches 15th Annual Health at Work Award Call for Entries

CHICAGO – April 24, 2019, National award to recognize employer innovation in promoting workforce wellness.

Dec 17, 2018
The Benefits (and Risks) of the Mental-Health Day

CHICAGO – Dec. 17, 2018 – More people are experiencing mental-health problems at work...

Dec 10, 2018
Almost 60 Percent of Employees Feel Isolated at Work, According to ComPsych Survey

CHICAGO – Dec. 10, 2018 – Some 57 percent of employees say they feel isolated at work, according to a Tell It NowSM survey released by ComPsych® Corporation today.

Dec 3, 2018
How to Alleviate Stress and Ask for Help, Without Appearing Weak

CHICAGO – Dec. 3, 2018 – A recent survey by ComPsych found that the top five causes of stress are...

Aug 21, 2018
More than Half of U.S. Employees Say Technology Makes Them Feel Isolated

CHICAGO – Aug. 21, 2018 some 57 percent say phones, social media keep people from being present and having live interactions.

 

May 14, 2018
Crisis Counseling Related to Shootings Increased 300 Percent from 2015 to 2017, According to ComPsych Report

CHICAGO – May 14, 2018 – ComPsych® Corporation today released a three-year report detailing crisis counseling requests from its more than 45,000 customers.

Apr 16, 2018
ComPsych Launches 14th Annual Health at Work Award Call for Entries

CHICAGO – April 16, 2018 – ComPsych® Corporation announced today the call for entries for the 14th annual Health at Work AwardSM, honoring organizations who have demonstrated commitment to promoting health and wellness for their employees.

Jan 16, 2018
Three Out of Five Employees Lack Time or Motivation to Stick to New Year’s Health Resolutions, According to ComPsych Survey

CHICAGO – Jan. 16, 2018 – Some 64 percent of employees – three out of five – say they lack the time or motivation to persist with their New Year’s resolutions, according to Tell It NowSM survey results released from ComPsych today. Another 15 percent say invitations to dinner and drinks are a major obstacle to reaching health goals in the new year. 

Oct 30, 2017
Three out of Five Employees Are Highly Stressed, According to ComPsych Survey

Almost 60 percent of employees report high stress levels; 31 percent of employees say “people issues” are the top cause of stress.

Sep 18, 2017
ComPsych® Corp. Announces 2017 Health at WorkSM Award Winners: Froedtert Health; Latham & Watkins; Fulton County, Ohio and Alexandria Renew Enterprises

CHICAGO – Sept. 18, 2017 – ComPsych announced today the Gold winners of its 13th-annual Health at Work Award...

Aug 7, 2017
Wellness Report 2017: High Rate of Employees Are Taking Medication for Chronic Conditions; Almost One-Third Have Experienced a Recent Major Life Change, According to ComPsych

CHICAGO – Aug. 7, 2017 – ComPsych today released its yearly aggregate report of health assessments across its book of business...

Apr 4, 2017
ComPsych Launches 13th Annual Health at Work Award Call for Entries

National award to recognize employer innovation in promoting workforce wellness...

Mar 20, 2017
Digital Distraction at Work: Almost 20 Percent of Workers Check Social Media More than 10 Times During Workday, According to ComPsych

Training related to 'digital mindfulness' can help bring more focus and fulfillment to the workplace...

Oct 31, 2016
ComPsych® Report Reveals Generational Differences in Employee Stressors

-- Millennials have highest rate of anxiety; GenXers have most relationship issues

Sep 26, 2016
ComPsych® Corp. Announces 2016 Health at WorkSM Award Winners: City of Houston, Battelle, Sunrise Medical and alligatortek

CHICAGO – Sept. 26, 2016 – ComPsych announced today the Gold winners of its 12th-annual Health at Work Award:  City of Houston,...

Aug 9, 2016
Health Coaching Tops Employees’ Wish List for Achieving Wellness Goals -- Employees choose personal health coach over fitness technology 3:1

CHICAGO – Aug. 9, 2016 – More than one-third of employees list personal health coaching as their top...

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Latest Media Coverage

Apr 2, 2021
Star Courier

OSF Focuses on Employees During Pandemic

In January, OSF HealthCare added an employee assistance program as part of the company’s “Total Rewards.” The new program is designed to help OSF staff  deal with the stresses of the pandemic and make other aspects of employees' lives a little easier as well.

Dec 18, 2020
Yahoo! Finance

ComPsych® Corp. Announces 2020 Health at Work℠ Award Winners: Fresenius Medical Care, MSC Industrial Supply, OMNOVA Solutions and Carenodes

ComPsych® announced the 2020 winners today for its 16th-annual Health at Work℠ Awards

Apr 11, 2020
The Wall Street Journal

U.S. Moves to Strengthen Mental-Health Services as Coronavirus Crisis Exposes Systemic Strains

Anxiety, grief, job loss precipitate surge in calls to crisis centers; more funding sought

Mar 3, 2020
Employee Benefit News

Feeling Anxious over Coronavirus? This EAP Can Help

Employers have placed travel bans and asked sick employees to work remotely in an effort to prevent outbreaks of coronavirus...

Jan 31, 2020
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Expanding

ComPsych Corp. expanded to St. Louis with the opening of a new office in the One Metro Square building.

Jan 25, 2020
Daily Scanner

Three Major Sources of Work-related Stress  

According to Entrepreneur, about 79 percent of workers in America are “sometimes or frequently” stressed and two-thirds of the country’s workforce has experienced some level of burnout.

Jan 9, 2020
Bustle

11 Alexa Productivity Hacks to Help You Plan Your Day

With balancing work, a personal life and a social life, checking everything off your list is easier said than done.

Dec 1, 2019
HR Executive

By the Numbers

Percentage of employees who are missing more than six days...

Oct 28, 2019
SHRM.org

Employers Enhance Emotional and Mental Health Benefits for 2020

To improve the effectiveness of well-being benefits, "organizations are looking at EAP potential with a fresh set of eyes...

Sep 24, 2019
HR Dive

U-Haul Expands Benefits to Include Mental Health and Wellness Services

U-Haul International announced Monday that it’s expanding its benefits to include mental health coverage...

Sep 23, 2019
Yahoo! Finance

U-Haul Expands Employee Benefits to Address Mental Health

U-Haul International is shining a light on mental health as it expands benefits and resources for more than 30,000 Team Members across the U.S. and Canada. 

Aug 14, 2019
SHRM.org

Next-Generation EAPs 

Dale Grenolds, Executive Vice President at EAP provider CompPsych...