The Employee Assistance Program


Common Concerns

Sometimes in our lives certain situations occur that overwhelm us and talking to a family member or friend does not seem to help.  The NYC EAP can be of assistance during this period.  A professional counselor will work with you and/or your family members to help resolve your issues so that you can live a healthier life. All information shared with the NYC EAP counselor is kept confidential. 

Below are some of the common concerns for which employees have sought assistance. The NYC EAP can provide a wide range of services to address these concerns.

  • financial problems
  • child care
  • mental health issues
  • chemical dependency
  • eldercare
  • anxiety
  • depression 
  • panic disorder 
  • post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • stress

Websites containing additional information which may be of interest to you are listed below:

National Institute of Mental Health - www.nimh.nih.gov
American Physchological Association - www.apa.org
Anxiety Network International  - www.anxietynetwork.com
National center for PTSD - www.ptsd.va.gov
Department of Health & Mental Hygiene - www.nyc.gov/health
Stress Management - www.stresstips.com

Note:  Under Federal Law, the New York City Office of Labor Relations, Employee Assistance Program is prohibited form ranking, endorsing, or promoting agencies or organizations listed on its website.