Understanding the Psychological Effects of Isolation and Remote Work with Paula Allen

March 19, 2024

Are you feeling more connected or distant in the era of remote work?

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In this episode, host Shari Simpson and Paula Allen, Senior Vice President of Global Leader Research and Client Insights at TELUS Health, discuss the impact of loneliness in the workplace, especially in the context of hybrid and remote work environments. They delve into the effects of loneliness on physical and mental health, productivity, and engagement, highlighting the importance of building trusted relationships and fostering genuine connections.

Paula leads a team of data scientists, researchers, and experts in organizational health, communication, and behavioral change. Her focus is informing data-driven strategy and communicating insights in a manner that is accessible and drives productive action.


Shari Simpson

Senior Manager Thought Leadership

Paula Allen

SR VP, Global Leader Research & Client Insights
Telus Health

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