As a not-for-profit organization, the Asia Pacific Employee Assistance Roundtable (APEAR) is a regional forum for the promotion of the highest standards of practice and continuing development of Employee Assistance professionals, providers and services. Employee Assistance (EA) is a work-based program designed to improve organizational performance through the provision of structured management and employee support services.
Since 2003, APEAR has attracted a growing number of industry leaders, line supervisors, health professionals, trainers, human resource professionals, medical advisors and those interested in employee work performance, productivity and safety. Registrants come from across Canada, US, Australia, India, China, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Europe and Singapore. In addition to net-working, registrants pick up skills on a variety of topics that address people’s wellness and effectiveness.