Employee Assistance Program - Human Resources at Ohio State

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Ohio State is committed to being a healthy workplace, which includes benefit offerings to help you manage life’s challenges. As a benefits-eligible Ohio State faculty or staff member, you have access to the Ohio State Employee Assistance Program (EAP) that offers tools and resources to help address complex issues that can be affecting your mental and emotional well-being.  EAP services are also available to benefits-eligible faculty and staff’s immediate families, members of their household and parents and parents-in-law.

The EAP works in partnership with IMPACT Solutions, an All One Health company, to offer 24/7 phone coverage and statewide access to confidential counseling.

From five complimentary in-person, phone or video counseling sessions to online articles, self-help tools, resources and interactive features, EAP services can be a valuable resource.

Services include:

  • Legal Assistance
  • Identity Theft Recovery Assistance
  • Child and Elder Care Resources and Referral
  • Referrals to Community Resources
  • Team dynamics and interpersonal skills
  • Self-Management
  • Developing Emotional Intelligence
  • Change Management
  • Financial Consultation
  • Employee Emergency Fund for Short-term Financial Crises
  • Resiliency Workshop
  • Critical Incident Debriefing Services for Workplace Incidents
  • Manager Consultation about mental health or employee concerns
  • Customized Skills Workshops on a variety of topics

The EAP statewide provider access means that professionals are conveniently located near your home and workplace.

For more information on the EAP program and services, email eap@osumc.edu, call 800 678-6265 or visit the new Employee Assistance & Work/Life website powered by IMPACT, an All One Health Company. To access the site, you will need to create a new account by clicking on the “sign up” button on the upper right side of the screen and use the company code ‘buckeyes’.

You may experience difficulty accessing the website calculators and online webinar registration on the My Life Expert website. While we work to try and improve this accessibility concern, you may contact HR Connection at 614-247-6947 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST for assistance with the calculators and online registration.