In addition to physical healthcare benefits, we offer services and programs that help you manage stress and roll with life's punches.

Teladoc Behavioral Health

Around the world, people need greater access to high-quality mental healthcare. Teladoc Behavioral Health’s services range from ongoing visits with a mental healthcare specialist to expert medical opinions for complex cases.

Teladoc Behavioral Health offers support for anxiety, eating disorders, depression, grief, family difficulties and more

  • You may use the same provider throughout the course of care
  • All sessions include treatment and goal setting
  • Emergency protocols are in place if an at-risk member needs crisis care
  • For ongoing care, nurse outreach evaluates care and provides additional guidance

Get connected to licensed therapists, psychologists, and counselors for confidential, judge-free, guilt-free counseling by phone or video or mobile app. Teladoc Behavioral Health can help you be confident in celebrating your first step towards feeling better.

  1. Set up your account and fill out a brief medical history.
  2. Select from our list of providers (therapists, social workers, psychiatrists, and psychologists)
  3. Request preferred dates and times that work best for you.
  4. Fill out a brief emotional health questionnaire. After that, your therapist will select which time and date fits in their schedule and confirm it with you.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

McClatchy is committed to keeping our employees happy & healthy - mind, body, and soul! McClatchy offers an employee assistance program, also known as EAP. This is a free and confidential program that helps all employees and their families balance the demands of work, life and personal issues.

In partnership with Aetna, employees receive unlimited 24/7 telephone access to licensed behavioral health professionals and up to five face-to-face visits with a counselor per incident each year. Benefits also include legal and financial consultations. Co-pays and deductibles are not subject to this benefit.

Aetna EAP is available 24/7 using the resources below:

AbleTo Program

The convenient eight-week AbleTo program provides counseling and coaching by video or phone.  The program is designed to help you:
  • Work through normal emotions such as worry, depression, confusion and anger
  • Understand and stick with your treatment plan
  • Know the types of changes you need to make
  • Feel like you are in control of your health and your life
You’ll work with two AbleTo specialists for eight weeks. Once a week you'll work with a therapist to address emotional challenges like depression, stress and anxiety that can come with a medical diagnosis as well as a behavior coach to identify health goals and develop an action plan. That’s two sessions a week, including a final meeting with your therapist.
The goal of the AbleTo eight week program is to make it easy for you to complete the program. And to help you see that you are in control and can make healthy changes.
More information can be found here.
  • Call AbleTo by Phone: 1-844-330-3648

The Power of Well-Being

Virgin Pulse Wellness Program

You can also check out our Wellness Program sponsored by Virgin Pulse. This benefit is available to all benefit eligible employees and is designed to improve all aspects of our lives! It encourages us to stress less, take a few more steps each day, eat a balanced diet and much more. This program does come along with prizes, raffle ticket entries and fun giveaways. Yon can check that benefit out here or find it under the Health tab.


Wellness Screenings

McClatchy also offers free health screenings once a year to all benefit eligible employees. If you and your spouse/domestic partner are enrolled, then you will receive a $50 rebate each for completing the screening! This is a great, quick way to know your numbers and ensure you're staying healthy!

Additional Resources


Aetna Employee Assistance Program

  • 24/7 Phone: 1-866-845-4972
  • EAP Website: www.mylifevalues.com
    • Username: McClatchy
    • Password: McClatchy

Teladoc Behavioral Health