Stress, Anxiety, Depression and Drug overdose’s are at an all time high.Your not alone, Our benefits package provides counselling that can help us through these trying times. Please reach out.
Or call 1-877-207-8833
These are stressful times for us all, the Managing Anxiety During a Pandemic course is available free through a Sampler at:
Managing Anxiety During a Pandemic: The COVID-19 pandemic is a period of extreme uncertainty. In times like these, people have heightened levels of anxiety. They have so many questions to which there are no definite answers. This course examines the causes and symptoms of anxiety. It also explores strategies that can be used to manage and alleviate anxiety. Course length: 0.5 hours.
To take the course simply click on the link, you do not have to register, there is no tracking, no certificates and no bookmarking. Feel free to share the link with your members, colleagues, friends and family.
This past year has been a difficult one. We know there are many members within the Building Trades of Alberta’s 18local unions who have been hit hard by both the COVID-19 pandemic and a sluggish economy.
Whether you’re struggling with mental health, addictions or in other areas, BTA is here to help you start your path tohealing.
For the next four weeks, members of any Building Trades of Alberta affiliated local and their families will have freeaccess to the confidential, 24/7 counselling services of Morneau Shepell, a company whose counsellors are trained tolisten and offer professional psychological support.
This Member Assistance Program is completely confidential within the limits of the law. No one, including theassociation, will ever know you have used the service unless you choose to tell them.
Again, there is no cost to use the program. If you need more specialized or longer-term support, your counsellor willhelp you select an appropriate specialist or service that can provide assistance, which may be covered by your unionhealth and welfare plan.
To access this Member Assistance Program, call toll-free, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week:
1.800.387.4765 with the code BTA2021