May 2018: Electronic PDF

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May 2018 Workplace Mental Health Employee mental health is one of the most significant and difficult challenges faced by many employers today. The immense costs of mental health are due … Read More

Refuting Psychological “Junk Science”

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An Effective Tool in Court: Refuting Psychological “Junk Science” By Pamela Warren, PhD Co-Head of Mental Health Treatment Guidelines Panel American College of Occupational & Environmental Medicine The federal and … Read More

Program Showcase: Sleep for Mental Health

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Enhancing Sleep: Strategic Tool for Improving Employee Mental Health By Judy Gordon Wellness Director, The Hartford By Jenna Carl, PhD Medical Director, Big Health Employee mental health is one of … Read More

RTW Case Study: Recovery from PTSD Episode

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Navigating the Roadblocks of Invisible Disabilities – Teresa’s Story By Virginia Shutt, MS, CRC, CEAS Vocational Rehabilitation Specialist The Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America According to the National Institute … Read More

Work/Life Squeeze: ADA Association Provision

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The ADA’s Little-Known “Association” Provision By Marti Cardi, JD VP Product Compliance Matrix Absence Management The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) provides job protections for employees associated with an individual … Read More

Absence Matters: PTSD in the Workplace

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Increasing Awareness of the Impact of PTSD in the Workplace By Bryon Bass SVP, Disability and Absence Practice & Compliance Sedgwick One of the most heartwarming commercials on air today … Read More

RTW Programs: Integrating Accommodation

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Mental Health and the Disability Mindset: How Employers Can Help Prevent the Spiral By Daniel Jolivet, PhD Behavioral Health Director The Standard If you looked online on Oct. 10, 2017, … Read More

DMEC News: May 2018

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DMEC Provides Valuable New Tool for Leave Management Program Development DMEC is proud to offer, for the first time, a rich new resource: the 2017 DMEC Employer Leave Management Survey … Read More

Compliance Memos: May 2018

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Long Legal Contest to Cap Leave as Accommodation On April 2, the U.S. Supreme Court refused to review a ruling by the 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals rejecting “multimonth” … Read More

March 2018: Electronic PDF

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March 2018 Employment Practices Compliance With the patchwork of federal, state, and local laws in place in the United States, compliance for employers remains challenging, but not impossible. This issue … Read More