Retaliation claims are the most frequently filed charge of discrimination—making up more than 48 percent of all charges filed in 2017. The number of retaliation lawsuits may continue to rise due to new regulations proposed by the EEOC. Discrimination lawsuits can be very time-consuming and expensive for employers and can result in a loss of employee morale or reputation within the community.
Finding the right mental health professional requires a bit of work. If you are depressed or have another serious mental illness, it can be challenging to do that work on your own. If you are in this situation, ask family, friends or your primary physician for assistance.
Dr. Nelson is Director of Clinical Services at The Florida House Experience in Deerfield Beach. The Florida House is an innovative treatment center for mental health and substance use disorders that utilizes a whole person model treating clients medically, clinically, and with the latest technology to live happy and productive lives.
In recent years, electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, have flooded the market. Many people are turning to e-cigarettes to help them quit smoking; however, questions remain about their safety and effectiveness.
Anxiety disorders affect over 57 million adults in America—more than 26 percent of the U.S. population. Each anxiety disorder has different symptoms, but all the symptoms cluster around excessive, irrational fear and dread. It is essential to seek treatment if fear is a daily component of your life.
On Jan. 5, 2018, the Department of Labor (DOL) announced that effective April 1, 2018, employee benefit plans must comply with new requirements for disability benefit claims.
Even though the brain and the heart are located far from one another in the body, they are intrinsically connected and have a significant impact on how each other functions.
On Jan. 22, 2018, President Donald Trump signed into law a short-term continuing spending resolution to end the government shutdown and continue funding through Feb. 8, 2018. The continuing resolution impacts three taxes and fees under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Today’s workplace is a snapshot of a modern American workforce that defies definition by age. Today’s environment includes baby boomers (born between 1946-1964), Gen Xers (1965-1981), millennials (1981-1994), and Generation Z (those born after 1995).