Behavioral Health

More important than ever

Mental health and substance use issues are having an increasing impact on workplace efficiency and bottom-line costs, as more companies are struggling to balance increased workloads with pressure on the current economy.

Effective optimization of the full range of behavioral health benefits, as well as provider network strategy, offers employers one of the most effective levers in controlling costs while improving not only the health of employees, but their productivity at work.

Mental Health and Substance Abuse Benefits

The most appropriate, cost-effective care

We help make behavioral health care more affordable and more effective by ensuring that your employees receive the right care at the right time from the best practitioners.

Online Behavioral Resources

To help your employees get and stay on track with their health goals, Optum™ has created online resources that can be used virtually anywhere anytime.