APA Center for Organizational Excellence: Event Details: Work & Well-Being 2014: Washington, DC


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May 30, 2014

Work & Well-Being 2014: Washington, DC

Presented by the American Psychological Association’s
Center for Organizational Excellence.

Together, psychology and business can create healthy workplace cultures that support employee well-being and organizational performance.

Register now for Work & Well-Being 2014: Washington, DC.

Come away with knowledge and insights to enhance productivity and well-being in the workplace.


Preventing and addressing workplace bullying … Workplace flexibility as a business strategy … Implications of the Affordable Care Act’s wellness provisions and other employment-related legislation … Lessons learned from award-winning companies … and more.


The event is designed especially for human resource professionals, benefits managers, health and wellness professionals, business consultants, occupational health professionals, health plan executives, corporate medical directors, business owners, managers and psychologists who work with organizations.

Speakers Include

Speakers include:

  • David W. Ballard, PsyD, MBA – Assistant Executive Director for Organizational Excellence at the American Psychological Association, head of APA’s Psychologically Healthy Workplace Program
  • Liz Ben-Ishai, PhD – Policy Analyst on the Workforce Development team at CLASP, an expert in job quality issues affecting lower-wage workers, including paid leave and job scheduling
  • Roberta Downing, PhD – Senior Legislative and Federal Affairs Officer with the APA Public Interest Directorate’s Government Relations Office
  • Ron Finch, EdD – Principal, Finch & Associates, LLC, former vice president of the National Business Group on Health’s Center for Prevention & Health Services
  • Matthew J. Grawitch, PhD – Associate Dean of Academic Development in the School for Professional Studies at Saint Louis University, an expert on healthy workplace practices
  • Lois E. Tetrick, PhD – Director of the Industrial and Organizational Psychology Program at George Mason University, a well-known expert on occupational health psychology, the work-family interface and the employee-employer relationship
  • David Yamada, JD – Professor of Law and Director of the New Workplace Institute at Suffolk University Law School in Boston. An internationally recognized authority on the legal aspects of workplace bullying and author of model anti-bullying legislation that has become the template for law reform efforts across the country

...and other outstanding presenters.

Register Early and Save

Advance Registration
Regular Rate: $299
APA Member Rate: $249
Government Rate: $249*

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For questions about our 2014 Work & Well-Being events, including sponsorship and student volunteer opportunities, please email phwa@apa.org or call (202) 336-5900.

Special thanks to the following organizations for their support

District of Columbia Psychological Association
Maryland Psychological Association
Virginia Psychological Association

DCPA, MPA and VPA members are eligible for a discounted registration rate. Contact us for details.

*To receive government rate, must show employer-issued government ID or other proof of government employment at check-in.

Registration is closed for this event.


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