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Posted in : Current Issues, General Observations, Mental Health Topics, Workplace Issues on by : Paul J. Fitzgerald , freemiumfreemiumfreemiumfreemium Comments: 0

The recent tragedy involving the murders of a news reporter and camera operator on the air in Roanoke, Virginia is a reminder that workplace grievances and grudges can erupt into violence very easily, and that terminating a person’s employment can be the trigger that causes a marginally disturbed person to become violent. Taking away a… Continue Reading Predicting and Preventing Workplace Violence: An EAP’s Worst Nightmare

Posted in : Current Issues, Mental Health Topics on by : Paul J. Fitzgerald , freemiumfreemiumfreemium Comments: 0

Right now, providers of mental health services in Illinois (as well as providers of services for child welfare, ex-offenders, domestic violence, sexual assault, and vocational training) are suffering dire challenges due to the financial problems of state government. Despite a recent income tax increase, these agencies are not being paid and face even more cuts… Continue Reading Support mental health and social services in Illinois