SAS and Thrive are pleased to announce their partnership to bring Thrive with SAS support to hundreds of thousands of school staff around the country included as standard with SAS policies. Thrive is a clinically effective mental wellbeing app to help people to build resilience against stress, anxiety and depression.
Thrive have created an NHS approved digital tool for use by individuals and in the workplace. This tool helps identify risk factors for stress, and then provides a mechanism to eliminate them by changing habits. Thrive is a powerful prevention tool now recognised by the NHS and now have over 1,000,000 users who can access the level of support they need when it suits them and take day to day action to manage their mental health.
What is in the app?
- CBT (Congitive Behavioural Therapy) programme
- The ability to seek further support with the touch of a button
- Over 100+ hours of content including a range of stress reducing sessions
- Games to distract your mind – try our ‘Wise Words’ game (It’s harder than you think!)
- A progress journal tracking your moods, stressors and reminding you of the good days!
‘Whole School Wellbeing is at the heart of everything we do here at SAS and offering only the highest quality support is what drives us to provide new and innovative ways of supporting school staff. Our partnership with Thrive enables us to provide 24/7 support to school staff and help them to develop strategies for managing stress and anxiety. This year has brought a lot of uncertainty and challenging situations, and in an effort to help all school staff thrive, we are pleased to have made this service available at no additional cost for all SAS staff absence insurance clients.’ – John Brady, SAS Director
‘The education sector is something we’re particularly passionate about at Thrive. By partnering our service with leaders in each field, we’re able to help many more people in a much quicker timeframe. We’re very proud to be working alongside the fantastic team at SAS to deliver our NHS approved and clinically effective mental wellbeing app to proactively support teachers and students on a 24/7, 365 basis.’ – Simon Jay, Commercial Director at Thrive.
Thrive is free for all SAS staff absence insurance clients and their staff and the access code has been sent to everyone who pre-registered this afternoon. If you have not already registered, click here to register for access to Thrive.