Tag Archives: EAP

Retirement and Healthy Aging

The following information is provided by  Magellan Health Services, provider of SMU’s Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Prepare for an active, healthy retirement If you’re nearing retirement, do you have a well-defined plan for your retired life? Today the average American spends … Continue reading

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SMU’s EAP Program Offers Tips for Healthy Lifestyles

Jumpstart your health! Keeping priorities on target and juggling life’s demands can be exhausting. But what is most important is taking care of your health and your family’s health. It only takes a few minutes a day to practice healthy … Continue reading

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Magellan Partners with H&R Block to Offer Discounted Tax Services

Online Tax Filing Services (H&R Block At Home) Tax Preparation Services During tax season, the EAP program makes “just in time” tax preparation services available to employees’ household members through H&R Block At Home™”online. Tax Season is the period during … Continue reading

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Good Things Come with Age – A Special Offer from SMU’s EAP Program

Did you know that you can get a free membership?  SMU’s Employee Assistance Program is providing a one-year AARP Membership to you at no cost! SMU is committed to offering you benefits that promote health, wellness, and financial security. Now, we are pleased … Continue reading

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Room to Breathe – Focusing on Priorities

It seems like there are more moving parts to life than ever before. Often we feel the need to get lots of things done – and done quickly. Messages on portable devices can reach us anytime, anywhere. We feel the … Continue reading

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It’s Tax Season – Log On To Magellan’s Website to Learn about Available Discounts!

During the upcoming tax season, tax preparation services are available to SMU employees and their household members through H&R Block At Home™.   This service is provided through SMU’s Magellan Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Access Magellan Services Online The program offers the H&R … Continue reading

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Is It Sadness or Depression?

What’s the difference between sadness and depression? Sometimes people think of depression as a more extreme form of sadness.  However, there is an unmistakable difference between someone going through a time of sadness versus living with depression.  To be sad … Continue reading

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Save the Date – Magellan’s Addiction Awareness Webinar on September 14

What is the difference between an addiction and recreational use? Why are some people more at-risk for addiction than others? What is the difference between ‘helping’ and ‘enabling’ a friend or loved one who has an addiction? Magellan is pleased … Continue reading

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March to the Beat of Your Own Drum: Maintaining the Work-Life Harmony

Magellan offers great advice for keeping the balance at work and at home in check.  Tips to maintain control: Keep track of your time.  For one week, closely follow your daily activities both at work and at home.  Determine what … Continue reading

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Special Live Webinar: Achieving Balance Between Work and Life

From 1-2 PM on Wednesday, August 10 Magellan will offer a live webinar featuring valuable information such as: Practical tips for getting the most out of your time spent at work and at home Balancing home and work responsibilities The … Continue reading

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