Former President/CEO and Current Consultant
Empathia, Inc

Philip Chard

Philip Chard served as President and CEO for Empathia, Inc. for over 30 years and continues to serve client organizations as a consultant.

Empathia has been helping organizations and individuals be their best for over 35 years. The company began in 1982 as an internal employee assistance program (EAP) for a regional medical center and now provides highly customized and successful behavioral health and crisis management programs to companies across the globe. For more information visit:

Mental Illness
Mental & Behavioral Health

Addressing the Alarming Trends in Suicides Among Healthcare Professionals

Among physicians, the statistics around suicide are even more disturbing, to the point that some experts regard suicide as an “occupational hazard” for healthcare providers.


Philip Chard


August 14, 2019