Employee Assistance Program

Human capital experts. High-quality
programs. Hands-on services.

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Headquartered in Charlotte, McLaughlin Young is a full-service human capital consulting firm that enables organizations to thrive.

Since 1987, we have developed and provided a holistic range of services to a wide range of clients, including Fortune 500s, smaller regional enterprises, and public sector entities. Through our employee assistance programs (EAP), our consulting practice, and a network with over 40,000 clinicians and consultants spanning 200 countries, we deliver a realistic, practical, proven approach to improving three key metrics: retention, growth, and productivity.

Leadership

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R. John Young, Ph.D.

Founder and Chairman

R. John Young, Ph.D. has more than 30 years of experience coaching executives and their direct reports to lead change within their organizations. With an undergraduate degree from the University of London and a doctorate from Purdue University, Dr. Young has taught at Washington University, Purdue University, and the University of North Carolina. He is a member of the American Psychological Association and a past president of the Society of Prospective Medicine. A native of Ireland, Dr. Young is Ireland's Honorary Consul for North Carolina.

Dr. Young is the author of: The Five Essential Leadership Questions: Living with Passion, Leading through Trust and Being Intentional: Making Work and Play One and the Same.

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Moira LoCascio

CEO

Moira LoCascio was promoted to CEO of McLaughlin Young in 2012 after serving as COO. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Richmond. She is a graduate of Leadership Charlotte and Leadership North Carolina. An active member of the National Association of Corporate Directors, Moira serves on the Board of Directors of Delta Dental of North Carolina as Vice-Chairperson and WFAE 90.7 as Secretary. She is a member of the Charlotte Chamber’s Board of Advisors and Women Executives. She is the recipient of Charlotte Business Journal’s Women in Business Award and 40 Under 40 Award, and The Mecklenburg Times named her one of Charlotte’s 50 Most Influential Women.

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Models

Three Circles Model©:Defining purpose and enabling change

Three Circles Model©

A key driver of organizational health is the ability to engage and inspire employees around a united vision and sense of purpose. Far more than a vision statement, the Three Circles Model© has proven to be extremely powerful in helping clients articulate an authentic view of the future. Because of its simplicity, the model is easily understandable and effective in helping clients articulate current state, the need for change and the path to making lasting change happen.

Paradigm for Profitability©:Building and leading through trust

Paradigm for Profitability©

For over 30 years, we have been teaching executives how to build and lead healthy organizations by mastering the Paradigm for Profitability, our core model which centers on the concept of trust. The path to becoming a trusted and effective leader begins with knowing oneself and how others experience us. Each level of the Paradigm has its own set of competencies that we measure through our MY360 and psychometric assessments and nurture and develop through our coaching practice and central leadership development program,
Leading through Trust.

Six Circles Model©:Measuring and assessing organizational health

Six Circles Model©

Our Six Circles Model© illustrates a holistic, human centered approach to building a healthy, performance driven organization. Effective organizational change is achieved through enhancement of each successive circle of the model. Each circle represents a key condition necessary for comprehensive organizational health which has a proven link to achieving optimal organizational performance and productivity.

Our Clients

  • Alcoa
  • CATO
  • CaroMont Health
  • Coach
  • Davidson College
  • Federal Reserve Bank
  • General Dynamics
  • Goodwill International
  • Ingram Industries
  • Kroger
  • Levi Strauss
  • National League of Cities
  • Nationwide
  • Pepco Holidings
  • Pfizer
  • Roush Fenway Racing

Headquartered in Charlotte, McLaughlin Young’s network includes more than 40,000 clinicians and consultants spanning 200 countries.

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