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Faculty and Staff Assistance Program

The Faculty & Staff Assistance Program (FSAP) is designed to offer confidential counseling, referral and other needed services to staff, faculty, and their family members with personal concerns.

Optum Behavioral Health

Behavioral health and substance abuse coverage are provided by Optum for employees.  More information, eligibility, and plan details, visit the UCnet website.

Stress Free UCR

Across the UC campuses, scientists are working towards a future where stress no longer damages our bodies and minds. By partnering mindfulness with technology, this study aims to build a happier, less-stressed future for staff and faculty across the UC campuses.

Researchers from the UCR Department of Psychology and Healthy Campus would like to invite UCR non-student staff to participate in an 8-week study on stress management using the free Headspace app.

Study Information Session
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 | Sky Hall (Surge) - Room 308

Please R.S.V.P. at the Stress Free registration page.

Print and post the flyer.


Family Care Resources

Whether you need everyday care or back-up care, Bright Horizons Care Advantage provides a comprehensive childcare and eldercare solution to complement UC's work/life benefits and employee assistance program resources.

Counseling Center Self-Help Library

Information is available through the UCR Counseling Center including a self-assessment, relaxation exercises audio files, and brochures on a variety of topics.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Program Information

Julie Chobdee, MPH
Wellness Program Coordinator
Human Resources

1201 University Ave., Suite 208
Riverside, CA 92507

Tel: (951) 827-1488
Fax: (951) 827-2672

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