To assist with these feelings and questions (both work and home-related), please know you have access to free training and resources you can utilize in a remote way, 24/7.
DSU Covid-19 website: we are actively updating this page to provide current information for the community. The employee resources page was updated today, with new staff resources for working remotely. Please take a moment to review the page this afternoon for the latest-and-greatest information.
Optional SafeColleges Virtual Trainings: we are launching SafeColleges training that are optional for all faculty, staff, and students to complete through August 31. These training cover Coronavirus Awareness, prevention, and managing stress during these unique times. Again, these are optional training to give you good information on current relevant topics – no letters of non-compliance are issued if you opt to not view these training.
Optional NEOED Virtual Trainings: NEOED (formerly NEOGOV) has a new Learning Management System (called Learn) to provide trainings to F/T employees. There are various trainings in Learn available to you, including tips for effective remote working, Covid-19 Awareness, etc. To access these trainings: log into NEOED (formerly NEOGOV), click on the menu in upper left of page, go to LE (Learn), and browse courses in the course catalog. Again, these are optional trainings to give you good information on current relevant topics – no letters of non-compliance will be issued if you opt to not view these training.
Employee Assistance Programs Virtual Workshops: Blomquist-Hale, our EAP provider through the PEHP medical plan, has a series of free virtual workshops, starting tomorrow and continuing in future days/weeks, specifically on topics like Parenting during Covid-19, Stress & Anxiety, Emotional Coaching, etc. Click on the above link to register – if you register and unable to attend, they will email you a recording of the training to watch later…but you have to register to get the recording!
We hope the above resources are helpful to you and your work/life balance. We thank you for your understanding as we all work through this unique workplace.