UI Employee Assistance Program (UI EAP)

In today's fast-paced world, managing the competing demands of work and family life is more challenging than ever. The UI Employee Assistance Program (UI EAP), a unit of Health and Productivity, Organizational Effectiveness (OE), provides integrated services to faculty, staff, and their family members to promote emotional well-being and to increase engagement and productivity among members of our UI community.

The UI Employee Assistance Program offers:

  • Confidential, short-term counseling to faculty, staff and their families
  • Consultation for supervisors/managers
  • Information & referral to community resources

Frequently Asked Questions

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a free, confidential resource provided by the University of Iowa to assist employees and their immediate family members or significant others wishing to enhance their health and well-being, as well as immediate help with personal concerns or acute life stressors.

Employee Assistance services are available to all regular faculty and staff with a 50% or greater appointment, and their immediate family members living in the home, including spouse, domestic partners, or children (through age 26). Please call 335-2085 to confirm.

The Employee Assistance Program promotes problem solving and stress resilience through counseling, coaching, and consultation. Most people who come to EAP may be experiencing issues related to work-life balance, relationship concerns, sleep problems, emotional or psychological health, family concerns or substance abuse.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Campus address
121-50 USB
U.S. mailing address
The University of Iowa
121 University Services Bldg., Ste. 50
Iowa City, IA 52242-1911