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Work/Life Connections
1211 21st Ave. South
Medical Arts Bldg, Ste. 018
Nashville, TN 37212
615-936-1327
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Our Mission: Elevating psychological resilience.


Coaching, Counseling, and Consultation

performance coachingWork/Life Connections-EAP provides performance coaching that aims at enhancing productivity and effectiveness, brief solution-focused counseling and resource information that helps employees address acute life stressors, and management consultation that serves to guide supervisors in handling employees and difficult workplace situations.

Located in the basement of the Medical Arts Building, Work/Life Connections-EAP offers free and confidential services to employees, their spouses, or their same-sex domestic partners.

Please call 936-1327 to schedule an initial assessment appointment to determine what service best meets your needs.


Building Resilience

Resilience

As we each face difficult challenges and change, Work/Life Connections-EAP provides programs to foster the resilience of our faculty and staff.

We can help build team resilience by providing interpersonal skills training for your department. For the individual, our performance coaching can also help individuals develop and enhance interpersonal skills. Our manager consultations can assist leaders with approaches to help their teams navigate change.

Watch the video, "Building Resilience: Turning Challenges into Success," which highlights how individuals can manage attitudes, invest in developing interpersonal skills, and make health lifestyle choices.

Visit the Resilience Toolkit to learn about the attitude, skills, and lifestyle required to "bounce back" from adversity and stress.

Call Work/Life Connections-EAP at 936-1327 to schedule the service that meets your needs.​


Crisis Situations

Man under stressAre you in need of more immediate assistance? Work/Life Connections - EAP can assist you via telephone or connect you to crisis resources within and outside of the Vanderbilt community. In addition, WLC-EAP administers the Faculty and Staff Hardship Fund application process for Vanderbilt employees in temporary financial hardship who qualify for assistance.

Call 936-1327 if you are in need of immediate assistance.


Critical Incident Stress Management Interventions

CiSMPhoto - people around tableWhen a traumatic incident (such as the death of a co-worker, a threat to the personal safety of the staff, or other stressful event) impacts the emotional well-being of the Vanderbilt community, Work/Life Connections-EAP is here to assist.

Call 936-1327 or visit the Psychological First Aid webpage to learn more about what Work/Life Connections-EAP can do for employees who experience potentially traumatizing events.


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