NEW SERVICES PROVIDED IN 2018: PARENT COACHING
Innovative Psychological Services for Industry and Business
“Psychological disorders are causing 1.3 Billion sick days.”
New England Psychologist Newsletter - January, 2008
“Approximately one-third of sick days are caused by psychological disorders, according to a survey sponsored by the . The survey on more than 9,000 adults was based on the National Co Morbidity Survey Replication and measured sick days for chronic conditions. Adults with mental disorders including depression and anxiety miss 1.3 billion days of work, school, and other activities.” National Institute of Mental Health
“It’s no secret that men with angry explosive personalities are at higher risk of a heart attack. But they’re not alone. Nervous, withdrawn, and chronically worried people are courting coronary problems too, according to a new long-term study in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Of 735 American middle-aged men who had good cardiovascular health in 1986, those who scored highest on four different scales of anxiety were far more likely to suffer heart attacks later in life. Men in the top 15% on any of the four scales, or on a combined scale of all four had a 30% to 40% greater chance of heart attack than their less anxious peers.”
In line with the above, the Behavioral Health Network offers a team consisting of psychologists, psychiatrists, and neurologists available on a retainer basis to respond to employees and expats overseas.
The following services would be made available: