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Health and Wellness at Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

Schulich faculty and staff members have access
to a broad range of health services and supports.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Every day we encounter stresses in life - and occasionally they can have a detrimental effect on our personal lives and work performance. To help faculty and staff members in those difficult times, Western provides, at no charge, access to an Employee Assistance Plan (EAP). Click HERE to learn more.

Employee Benefits

Benefits are an important part of full-time employee total compensation packages at Western. Benefits can cover part or full costs of many health and wellness-related services available to Western employees. For details on the benefits available to you, click HERE and select your Employee Group.

Ergonomics Program

Includes: Work Site Assessment, Design Consultation, Physical Demands Descriptions, Job Coaching and Return to Work Assessments. Click HERE to learn more.

Family Practice Plan

Full-time staff members and their immediate family (spouse and children), who do not have a family physician are eligible to use the Family Practice Clinic. To become a patient you need to apply. Click HERE to learn more.

Living Well at Western

A cross-campus initiative designed to encourage and promote a wide variety of physical, cultural, and intellectual activities to improve health and wellness at Western. Living Well @ Western offers a series of activities (many are free), open to faculty, staff and students who are looking to be more active and reduce stress levels. Click HERE to learn more.

Mental Wellbeing

If you suffer from a mental health concern, such as depression or anxiety, or you are concerned about someone else, help is available to you as a Western employee. Click HERE to learn more.

Mental Health Resources

Contact emails, phone numbers for Mental Health Resources captured onto one easily searchable document. Click HERE to learn more.

Rehabilitation Services

Includes Injury Prevention Programs, Remain at Work Programs, Return to Work Assessment and Planning, Implementation and Evaluation of Return to Work Programs, Work Accommodation and Supportive Counselling Services as part of the Attendance Awareness Program, Documentation on the Accommodation Process. Click HERE to learn more.

Safety and Wellness

The university strives to foster the development of a safety consciousness in all members of the University community for the purpose of minimizing the risk of injury to persons or the damage to property or facilities. Click HERE to learn more.

Scent-Free Policy at Schulich

The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry is raising awareness with all staff, faculty and students about the use of scents and fragrances. Scents have been known to cause irritation of the eyes, throat and nose for some individuals. Click HERE to learn more.

Smoke-Free Policy at Western

Western has taken firm steps to create a healthier, cleaner environment for those who study, live, work and visit our university. Click HERE to learn more.

Smoking Cessation

If you are ready to quit smoking, there is no better time than right now. Western offers some resources to help. Click HERE to learn more.

Wellness at Schulich

The Wellness Committee at Schulich is committed to promoting a wide variety of Wellness activities that reflect across the school. Click HERE to learn more.

Workplace Health

Workplace Health provides occupational health surveillance, occupational and non-occupational medical care and treatment, and a safe space to share both work and personal concerns and/or issues. If an issue arises while you are at work, Workplace Health is available in a walk-in basis. Click HERE to learn more.