March 16, 2021 — 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time, BURLINGAME, Calif. — Lyra Health, the leading provider of comprehensive mental health care benefits for employers, today announced the opening of Breakthrough 2021, the company’s inaugural mental health care conference. More than 1,000 global human resources leaders representing over 350 companies are joining mental health experts today to examine the vital need for transformation in care, benefits, and workplace strategies that support mental health. Registration is open; attendance is free.
According to Lyra’s recent survey of human resources and benefits leaders and employees, diagnosable mental health conditions doubled in the past year among workers, and 48% of employees surveyed reported their mental health has diminished their capacity to work over the past year. Nearly 3 in 4 employers plan to boost investment in behavioral health benefits this year to support employees’ needs.
Presenting at the conference are human resources and benefits leaders from Genentech, a member of the Roche Group; Morgan Stanley; Zoom Video Communications; and more of the world’s largest, most respected brands. Sessions cover the latest research on effective mental health treatments, and include case studies and best practices on tackling stigma, developing effective strategies, assessing behavioral health solutions, and addressing population-specific needs. Lyra Breakthrough 2021 offers HR and Benefits professionals the insight they need to create a workplace that actively supports employee mental health and well-being.
For more information about Lyra Health’s innovative mental health benefits for employers, visit lyrahealth.com.
Lyra Health, a leading provider of innovative mental health benefits for more than 2 million U.S. employees and dependents, is transforming mental health care by creating a frictionless experience for members, providers, and employers. Using matching technology and an innovative digital platform, Lyra quickly connects companies and their employees — plus spouses and children — to world-class therapists, mental health coaches, and personalized medication prescribing. Leading employers partner with Lyra to deliver tailored, value-driven mental health benefits to their people. With Lyra, benefits leaders can offer employees fast, reliable access to providers who practice evidence-based mental health care treatments. For more information, visit lyrahealth.com and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.