All of us are aware personally and professionally of the increase in our community of people with depression and anxiety, a trend that was significantly exacerbated by the pandemic. UK HealthCare is offering free online QPR Suicide Prevention training to employees. This training is based on research that has shown that communities with widespread suicide prevention training save lives. See comments below from employees who took the training and found it incredibly powerful. So far, 302 UK employees have completed the training – with 99.5% saying they found the training helpful for having a conversation with someone who is hurting. This one-hour training is offered online and is self-paced with 24/7 access for your convenience.
The department of neurology provides access to various services designed specifically for faculty and trainees to receive support in dealing with the unique needs of individuals. Counseling services can help identify and resolve problems related to work, personal, career or relationships.