Also see: UHS Faculty/Staff Health Programs providing services including employee assistance, disability assistance, ergonomics, health and wellness, work-related medical treatment and work/life services. The A-Z listing below lists our services by topic area.
|Request||What To Do|
|Accommodating work restrictions||See Disability Management Services.|
|Active at Work||Get moving. Find resources from Health*Matters to be active at work.|
|Alcohol/Drug Abuse||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance. Also see Campus Alcohol Policies and Resources.|
|Advance Directives||See Put
It In Writing resources pages by American Hospital Association.
|After hours: when Tang is closed||See After Hours Assistance.|
|Anger management||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance.|
|Anxiety||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance. For online assessment, go to UHS Online Anxiety Screening.|
|Appointments||See Appointment Information to schedule or cancel appointments.|
|Americans with Disabilities Act||See Disability Management Services.|
|Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs)||See Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs).|
|Avian flu||See UC Berkeley Pandemic Flu Preparedness. Also see online Health Topic Avian flu (or "Bird Flu").|
|Back injury prevention||See Resources for People Who Lift. Also see Healthy Office: Back Basics.|
|Back injury treatment||Call (510) 642-6891 to schedule an appointment with the Occupational Health Clinic for a work-related injury.|
|Blood donations||See Blood Drives at UC Berkeley.|
||See Cal for the Cure to find current events, resources for support, and early detection education.|
|Breastfeeding support||See Breastfeeding Support Program for information on lactation rooms on campus, purchasing personal kits to use with the hospital-grade pumps in the rooms, and breastfeeding classes.|
|CACWF||The Chancellor's Advisory Committee on Work and Family (CACWF)|
|Calendar of events||UHS Calendar of Events for faculty, staff and students.|
|California Fair Employment Housing Act||See California Department of Fair Employment and Housing.|
|CARE Services for Faculty and Staff||CARE Services is the university's Employee Assistance Program. Call CARE Services at (510) 643-7754 for a confidential appointment or consultation.|
|Career development|| Several campus partners offer career resources for faculty/staff:
Career Counseling Program for Staff with UHS/Counseling Services
Career Development for Staff and Faculty with Human Resources
Also see Career Counseling Public Program
|Career Counseling Library||See Career Counseling Library for information.|
|Change management||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance.|
|Classes and workshops||See Programs for the current schedule of workshops and programs, full descriptions, and enrollment links directly to the UCB Learning Center.|
|Classes for departments||See Department Training for Faculty & Staff for a list of training and classes available from UHS Faculty/Staff Programs.|
|Computer ergonomics||See Ergonomics.|
|Computer Ergonomics Matching Funds Program||See Ergonomics.|
|Computer Workstation Assessment Form||See Computer Workstation Assessment Form (for use by Department Computer Workstation Evaluators) Format: PDF, Microsoft Word, HTML|
|Computer workstation evaluations||See How can I get a computer workstation evaluation?|
|Conflict resolution||See The Staff Ombuds Office.|
|Consultation||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance with troubled employees, challenging work group dynamics, and other behavioral concerns.|
|Cooking healthy||See Cook Well Berkeley for your portal to healthy cooking resources, all the recipes from Health*Matters cooking workshops, shopping tips, and more.|
|Coping with Trauma||See Coping with Trauma.|
|Counseling||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for a confidential appointment.|
|Couples/Relationships/Family||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for a confidential appointment.|
|Crisis, assisting students||Call Counseling and Psychological Services at (510) 642-9494 to consult with a counselor. Also see: How to Assist the Distressed Student.|
|Death response guidelines||See UC Berkeley Guidelines for Responding to Death. Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for psychological support for affected faculty and staff.|
|Depression||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for a confidential appointment. For online assessment, go to UHS Online Depressions Screening.|
|Depression concerns about a student||Call Counseling and Psychological Services at (510) 642-9494 to consult with a counselor. Also see: How to Assist the Distressed Student.|
|Depression: Look for the Signs||Look for the Signs is a depression education campaign currently underway on campus.|
|Depression Awareness and Suicide Prevention Online Training||
Click here for training. You will learn about student mental health trends and how to recognize and respond when a student is in distress, needs help, or may be thinking about suicide.
Click here for Depression Awareness Day 2012 information.
|Directions to Tang||See driving, public transporation, and parking info for directions to the Tang Center. Also see directions from off-campus locations.|
|Disability accommodations||See Disability Management Services. Also see: Resources for People with Disabilities|
|Disability Management Services||See Disability Management Services.|
|Eat Well Berkeley||See Eat
Well Berkeley Catering Program
See Eat Well Berkeley Campus Snack Vending
See Eat Well Berkeley participating restaurants
|Elder Care||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for a confidential appointment with an eldercare counselor. See Elder Care Program.|
|Emergencies||For life-threatening emergencies, call
For injuries occuring at work, come directly to Urgent Care at Tang. Urgent Care parking and entrance is located on Durant Avenue between Fulton and Ellsworth Streets.
When Urgent Care is not open, go to the nearest hospital emergency department. From campus, the closest hospital is Alta Bates Hospital, 2450 Ashby Ave, just east of Telegraph.
Also see Emergency and Crisis.
|Emergency/Crisis||Call CARE Services at (510) 643-7754. When CARE Services is closed, confidential messages may also be left 24 hours a day and a counselor will respond on the next business day. Also see Emergency/Crisis for crisis hotlines and referral information.|
|Employee health concerns||Frequently Asked Questions about Workplace Health Concerns for UC Berkeley Employees|
|Employment opportunities||See Join the Team.|
|Ergonomics||See Ergonomics to find out about the campus ergonomics program for faculty and staff, including resources for computer users, computer workstation evaluators, laboratory researchers, supervisors and managers, people who lift, and the matching funds program. Also see Take a Stretch Break.|
|Ergonomics showroom||For an appointment to try adjustable chairs, tables and keyboard trays prior to purchase, call 1-877-722-9090 toll free. The showroom is located in the Career Counseling Library, 2220 Bancroft Way, in the courtyard of Tang Center.|
|Exercise/Fitness resources||See Active @ Work.|
|Eye examinations||Corrective lenses available through School of Optometry Eye Clinics. Call (510) 642-2020 for appointment.|
|Faculty and Staff Programs||See the UHS Faculty and Staff Programs available to help faculty and staff lead healthy and balanced lives.|
|Faculty recruitment and retention services||See CALcierge relocation and dual career services for prospective faculty.|
|Family and work||See Work and Family: A Guide for UCB Faculty & Staff.|
|Financial Workshops||See Financial Workshops offered by UHS for Faculty/Staff Programs.|
|Food Day||Join the campus in celebrating real food on Food Day, celebrated on October 24 each year.|
|Flu shots||See Flu Shot Clinic for the current schedule. Also see Immunizations Available at UHS.|
|Forms||See Frequently Requested Forms.|
|Gold Folder||See Faculty/staff reference to assist students in distress.|
|Grief||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, to make a confidential appointment. See Guidelines for Responding to Deaths: Grief and Loss.|
|Guidance for Stressful Times||See Guidance for Stressful Times, resources and support for the campus community.|
|H1N1||See H1N1 resource page for quick links, FAQs, vaccine updates, online screening tools, self-care instructions and more.|
|Harassment||See Title IX: Sex Discrimination and Harassment.|
|Health*Matters||See Health*Matters, UC Berkeley's Wellness Program for Faculty & Staff supporting healthy lifestyles and creating a healthy work environment.|
|Health Calculators||See Calculators for self-assessment tools to learn more about your health and health risks, and discover new resources to help you lead a healthy lifestyle.|
|Health and safety resources for managers and supervisors||See Supervising Tools
for Managers and Supervisors for resources to create a healthy
work environment, prevent injury and illness and address workplace
health and safety issues.
|Health plan information||See OHR Benefits for comprehensive information on health insurance plans.|
|Health topics||See Online Health Topics for educational handouts and recommended resources on a variety of health topics.|
See the Healthy Meetings webpage for
|Healthy office resources||See Healthy Office Program for Supervisors.|
|HIV testing information||See HIV Antibody Test or call Health Promotion at (510) 642-7202.|
|Hours at Tang||See Tang Center Hours, which also includes what to do after hours when Tang is closed.|
|Interactive process consultations||For BAS/Chancellor's Office and Grad Division, call
All other departments, call (510) 642-1914.
|Laboratory ergonomics||See Laboratory Ergonomics.|
|Lactation rooms on campus||See the Breastfeeding Support Program.|
|Layoffs||CARE Services can assist individuals and departments with these difficult transitions.
Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance.
|Learning Center||Faculty and staff can enroll in campus
training and classes at the UCB Learning Center:
1. Log-in to Blu with your CalNet ID
2. Click on the UCB Learning Center at the bottom of the self-service section.
3. Type the name of the class in the search box.
|Lifting safely||See Resources for People who Lift|
|Maintain Don't Gain||Maintain Don't Gain Healthy Holiday Challenge|
|Manager and supervisor health and safety resources||See Supervising Tools for Managers and Supervisors for resources to create a healthy work environment, prevent injury and illness and address workplace health and safety issues.|
|Matching Funds Program||See Ergonomics.|
|Medical care for staff and faculty||Call (510) 642-6891 for an appointment with the Occupational
Health Clinic for a work-related illness or injury.
Also see: Health Net - UC Berkeley Health Net plan members can receive primary care at UHS.
|Mental health screenings||Brief online screenings are offered for depression, anxiety, eating disorders, bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress.|
|Midlife issues||See Calendar of workshops.|
|Nutrition programs and resources||See all the Nutrition Programs from Health*Matters.|
|Occupational Health Clinic||Call (510) 642-6891 for appointment with the Occupational Health Clinic for a work-related illness or injury.|
|Online screenings||Brief online screenings are offered for depression, anxiety, eating disorders, bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress.|
|Organizational development||See the Chancellor's Strategy & Alignment (CSA) Group.|
|Parenting||See Work and Family: A Guide for UCB Faculty & Staff.|
|Patient rights and responsibilities||See Patient
Rights and Responsibilities.
Also see Notice of Privacy Practices.
|Pedometers||See Berkeley Walks|
|Rape/sexual assault||See Sexual Assault/Rape: Medical, Counseling and Educational Services. Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance.|
|Referrals||CARE Services makes informed referrals to community resources, behavioral health
experts, self-help groups, and other campus resources. Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance.
|Repetitive Strain Injury Prevention||See Ergonomics.|
|Repetitive strain injury treatment||See Occupational Health Clinic.|
|Self-care||See Online Health Topics A-Z|
|Smoking Cessation||See Smoking Cessation Services and referrals from Health*Matters to help you manage and to quit.|
|Stress management||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance. Also see Healthy Office: Managing Stres.|
Download animated stretch break reminder software from the Campus blu portal, enter your CalNet ID, click on the People tab, and look for Stretch Break under Job Tools.
Also see Activity Breaks.
|Suicide concerns||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for confidential assistance. Also see Referral List for Crisis/Suicide Prevention Hotlines with availability 24 hours a day.|
|Suicide concerns about a student||Call Counseling and Psychological Services at (510) 642-9494 to consult with a counselor. Also see: How to Assist the Distressed Student.|
|Suicide prevention||If you are suicidal or know someone who is, this page can direct you to resources for help.|
|Supervisors: health and safety tools and resources||See Tools for Managers and Supervisors to Create a Healthy Workplace Culture.|
|TB Testing||For TB testing arranged by a campus department, please contact Occupational Health Clinic for details: 510/642-6891.|
|Threats||UHS can help with addressing disruptive, threatening or violent behavior affecting members of the campus community. If you have concerns, call CARE Services at (510) 643-7754. For immediate threats of violence, call 911.|
|Trauma response||Call CARE Services, (510) 643-7754, for psychological assistance for critical incidents, e.g., death in the workplace; employee suicide; workplace violence. For online assessment, go to UHS Online Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Screening|
|Travel planning: immunizations & health care advice||See International Travel Care.|
|Training for Departments||See Departmental Training for Faculty and Staff for a list of training and classes available from UHS Faculty/Staff Programs.|
|Twelve-step programs (AA, etc.)||See Twelve-Step Programs On or Near Campus.|
|UC Living Well||UC Living Well (UCLW) campus page for information about UCLW Total Health Profile, incentive program, and campus programs eligible for the UC Living Well Incentive.|
|Urgent care||Come directly to Tang Center, 1st floor for urgent, non-life threatening, work-related injuries. See Urgent Care for more information.|
|Violence||CARE Services can help victims and perpetrators, individuals, and managers around issues of workplace violence, domestic violence, or suicidal concerns. Call CARE Services at (510) 643-7754 for assistance. For immediate threats of violence, call 911.|
|Violence Awareness and Prevention training presentation||See UC Berkeley's 10 minute Violence Awareness and Prevention training presentation|
|Violence Prevention Resources||See Violence prevention resources and EmpowerU Violence prevention campaign|
|Vocational rehabilitation||See Disability Management Services.|
|Walking on campus for exercise||See Berkeley Walks for campus walking resources.|
|Weight management||See Nutrition Programs.|
|Wellness - campus program||See Health*Matters, the campus wellness program for faculty and staff.|
|Work/Life||See Work/Life Program.|
|Workplace health concerns||See Frequently Asked Questions about Workplace Health Concerns for UC Berkeley Employees.|
|Work-related injury or illness||For emergencies, call 911.
For urgent treatment of a work-related injury or illness, come to the Tang Center, Urgent Care at 2222 Bancroft.
For non-urgent medical care for a work-related injury call (510) 642-6891 for an appointment with the Occupational Health Clinic.
|Workers' Compensation||See Disability Management Services.|
|Workshops and programs||
See Programs for the current schedule of workshops and programs, full descriptions, and enrollment links directly to the UCB Learning Center.
|Workshops, classes, training for departments||See Department Training for Faculty & Staff for a list of training and classes available from UHS Faculty/Staff Programs.|