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Coping with Severe Storms

Any severe storm affects people differently. Some who come through the event without injury or serious damage to their homes may feel relief. Others may still be dealing with the stress and anxiety in the storm's aftermath, especially if they are displaced due to power outages, flooding or damage to their homes. More...

Planning in Advance for School Closings and Sick Days

In addition to their primary educational function, schools serve a secondary child care function. This is to say, during the period of time when children are in school, the school is responsible for their welfare, and parents are free to do the things they need to do such as work to support the family. When children cannot be at school for whatever reason, responsibility for children's welfare and care falls back upon children's parents and caregivers. More...

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Flu Season

Influenza (the flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by influenza viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death. The best way to prevent the flu is by getting a flu vaccination each year. Every year in the United States, on average 5% to 20% of the population gets the flu; more than 200,000 people are hospitalized from flu complications, and; about 36,000 people die from flu-related causes. More...

Possible Reactions to Traumatic Events and Tragedies

Individuals exposed, directly or indirectly, to traumatic events experience a wide range of reactions during and after the event. Examples of traumatic events include injuries, assaults, robberies, fires, transportation accidents, natural disasters (hurricanes, earthquakes, tornadoes and floods), death of close friends, family and coworkers, and organizational crises. More...

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EAP News

Check out the articles and topics in this month's EAP News! More...

 
Welcome to Coastline EAP

Welcome to Coastline EAP, formerly RIEAS/ RI Employee Assistance Program. Coastline EAP has been providing national employee assistance services since 1985 under the name RIEAS, Resource International and RI Employee Assistance Program. Over 194 companies in the healthcare, manufacturing, finance, retail and transportation sectors, as well as school departments, municipalities and universities, value our comprehensive clinical and consultation services.

We all have times when we worry about our work, family or personal life. Sometimes our lives are more stressful than other times and it is only natural that we may need someone to talk with, or need a referral to a reliable resource. Employees and family members can call Coastline EAP for confidential consultation or support anytime, day or night. 

401-732-9444     800-445-1195     800-833-0453

 

 
Featured Topics
Addictions. Addiction is the repeated involvement with a substance or activity, despite the substantial harm it now causes, because that involvement was (and may continue to be) pleasurable and/or valuable. More...
Addictions: Alcohol and Substance Abuse. People who become addicted to alcohol/drugs are gradually introduced and desensitized to them over a period of time. More...
Anxiety Disorders. In this topic center you'll find information on the Anxiety Disorders, including phobia (social anxiety, agoraphobia, etc.), panic disorder, generalized anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, and obsessive compulsive disorder. More...
Colds and Flu. A cold and the flu (also called influenza) are alike in many ways. But the flu can sometimes lead to more serious problems, like the lung disease pneumonia. More...
Depression: Major Depression & Unipolar Varieties. This topic center is a comprehensive overview of the unipolar mood disorders with an emphasis on the causes of and treatments for depression. More...
Elder Care. One of the biggest decisions a family may have to make is to determine how to provide care for elderly parents/relatives when those elders are no longer able to live independently. More...
Emotional Resilience. This topic center surveys Emotional Resilience: that collection of skills, characteristics, habits and outlooks that make it possible to remain maximally flexible and fresh in the face of stress. More...
Life Issues. Life issues are common problems, issues and/or crises that happen to normal people living normal lives. Examples include managing one's relationships so that they are healthy and functional, surviving disabilities, coping with grief, loss and self-esteem issues. More...
Stress Reduction and Management. A comprehensive overview of how to reduce stress. We cover the nature of stress, and the many different methods people can use to reduce and manage their stress. More...
Wellness and Personal Development. Wellness is a broad topic that includes disease prevention, stress reduction, and even personal, social and spiritual growth. Until quite recently, very little attention was ever paid to helping people who are not ill, disordered or diseased in some way learn how to further enhance the quality of their lives, or prevent the onset of future illness. More...
Workplace Issues. Tips and information about setting up working environments that foster teamwork, creativity, and open communcation. More...

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latest news

SGO: Promising Research in Treatment of Ovarian Cancer
An experimental vaccine and a drug already on the market each may help slow down advanced ovarian cancer, two new studies suggest. The findings were to be presented Saturday at the annual meeting of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, held from March 28 to 31 in Chicago. More...

Recommendations for Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Peds ER
Pediatric emergency medicine physicians should be trained in point-of-care ultrasonography, according to a policy statement published online March 30 in PediatricsMore...

H. Pylori May Impact Severity of Psoriasis
Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection may affect the severity of psoriasis, according to a study published online March 23 in the International Journal of DermatologyMore...

Multiple, Inappropriate Meds Taken by Older Cancer Patients
A pharmacist-led comprehensive medication assessment shows that a high number of older oncology patients use multiple and/or inappropriate medications. The findings were published online March 23 in the Journal of Clinical OncologyMore...

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