Wellness Seminar Series for Faculty and Staff

Human Resources is partnering with Cascade Centers, our employee assistance provider, to offer a winter seminar series for benefits eligible faculty and staff.
Each seminar focuses on a different aspect of personal wellbeing and is free of charge. Other important information about wellness seminars:

  • They will be broadcast live via a webinar to UO Portland and the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology in Charleston.
  • Following each seminar, a recording of the presentation will be posted to the HR website.

Previously wellness seminars are available for viewing on the Recorded Wellness Presentations webpage.

 

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Beating the Winter Blues

This seminar defines “winter blues,” “seasonal affective disorder,” and how to tell the difference. Participants will learn how the winter season affects them and strategies for coping with winter blues.

Friday, January 26th
Noon - 1:00 PM
Crater Lake Room North, 146

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Explore Your Relationship with Money

Money is not typically considered an emotional issue, yet it is often a source of stress in both people’s personal lives and relationships. This training will explore whether your relationship with money is similar to other relationships in your life. Tools to help think about money differently will be presented. This seminar is not designed to be a budgeting workshop or to provide financial advice of any kind.

Thursday, February 15th
Noon - 1:00 PM
Crater Lake Room North, 146

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words "Think Positive"

How Optimism Can Improve Your Quality of Life

Improve your quality of life by changing your outlook. This training will provide a definition of optimism, learned helplessness, benefits of optimism, how you can think differently, and a process to help you be more optimistic will be provided. If where you look is where you go, why not get some ideas on how to head in a more optimistic direction?

Thursday, March 22nd
Noon - 1:00 PM
Crater Lake Room North, 146

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