The holidays can be a stressful time of year. Some faculty and staff may struggle with mental health challenges related to substance use, being away from family and/or trying to support a vulnerable member in their community. In your human resources role, you may encounter situation this season where some staff or faculty in your unit could use some support. UBC has resources available for faculty and staff, as well as their family members.
Please access and share the following:
- Mental health resources for UBC faculty and staff
- Employee and Family Assistance Program
- Substance use and addiction support services
It’s important to know that you, as well as faculty and staff, are not alone – that anyone can reach out and that help is available.