NORFOLK, Va., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ValueOptions® is pleased to announce an alliance with LifeSpeak Inc. that is designed to proactively help member employees around the world work, learn and thrive. Through this partnership, ValueOptions® expands its health and wellness product portfolio to include the Life Speak online video library.
"We strongly believe that in order to effectively serve our clients' employees, they must be able to access and use our services in a way that fits into their busy lives and demanding schedules," says Rich Paul, Senior Vice President, Health and Performance Solutions for ValueOptions®. "Partnering with LifeSpeak will enable us to reach employees with engaging video-based information regardless of where they live, work, travel or go to school. This, in turn, will help our clients sustain a healthier, more productive workforce."
The LifeSpeak On Demand online library features more than 250 video training modules on a wide variety of health, wellness and family topics. Each segment is led by a subject matter expert and runs for 6 - 10 minutes. Each topic is accompanied by a tip sheet written by one of the expert speakers, who include best-selling authors, doctors, media personalities and others affiliated with best-in-class institutions such as Harvard University and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
"We are very excited about our partnership with ValueOptions®," says Anna Mittag, Director of Partner Relations, LifeSpeak Inc. "We look forward to being a part of their robust wellness offerings across their client base. This way, we can help employees across industries and sectors deal proactively with the challenges they face every day, by giving them unlimited access to top-quality information of direct relevance to them and their families."
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For additional information, contact:
Beverly Shepard, Director of Marketing, ValueOptions® Inc., 757.459.5452, [email protected]
Aimee Israel, CEO, LifeSpeak Inc. 1.866.287.4118 [email protected]
Value Options® Inc.
ValueOptions® is the nation's largest independent behavioral health and wellness company, provides services to more than 24 million individuals through a variety of contracts with state and county agencies and, additionally, with health plans and employers. ValueOptions® specializes in management for all behavioral health issues and promotes health and wellness through innovative programs. The ValueOptions® mission is to help people live their lives to the fullest potential.
LifeSpeak is dedicated to delivering information from acclaimed experts to assist employees in better managing the demands of both their personal and professional lives. Since 2004, LifeSpeak has enjoyed incredible success with a large number of diverse organizations. We work hard to support our clients as "Employers of Choice" in their efforts to provide employees with information to better equip them for success at work and at home.