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Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Visit the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) online at www.uteap.org​ to find self-help tools and learn more about the resources available to you. When prompted for the user name and password, please enter "uteap/uteap." You can also call to schedule a free, confidential appointment with one of their many skilled professionals. ​

The UH Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a confidential counseling and referral program that is available to eligible employees and their families. Whether you want to resolve a stressful work situation, find legal resources or get advice about a financial concern, the EAP can help.

  • UH employees (faculty and staff) who are in a full-time, benefits-eligible position
  • Dependents of the above-listed employees

Mental Health

Family/parenting issues Elder care issues
Alcohol or drug problems Marital or relationship problems
Grief or bereavement Anger management
Personal, work or school stress Coping with change/anxiety
* Members are authorized up to 2 no-c​​ost counseling sessions per issue per year.

Financial

Tax/IRS questions College tuition planning
Retirement planning Personal budgeting
Credit advice Debt consolidation

Legal

Free simple will Divorce & family matters*
Identity theft protection Estate planning*
Bankruptcy & credit* Consumer rights*
*Advice and analysis up to 30 minut​​​​es per issue.
The University understands that it can be difficult to balance personal life with school/work life.  For this reason we have partnered with UTEAP to provide integrated solutions to complex problems facing employees and their eligible dependents.
To ask a question or request a service, just call 713.500.3327. Callers will be immediately connected to an experienced UTEAP specialist. Available all day, all week, all year (24/7).
Making an appointment is easy and confidential. Whether you need an appointment with a counselor, a legal referral, or want to take advantage of our Work/Life services, simply call our office at (713)500-3327.  UTEAP has a robust network of advanced degreed and licensed counselors throughout Texas and UH employees can request a location by their work, child’s school or residence. UTEAP also offers nationwide coverage. Call their main office at 713.500.3327 for a nearby location.
The EAP services are provided at no cost to you. The University pays for this service to benefit its employees. UH values tour employees and strives to support them in achieving their full potential.
All calls and visits to UTEAP are confidential as defined by law. Personal information or the issues shared will not be disclosed to UH or other persons without written permission.​
Absolutely. UTEAP is available as a life management tool. They help tailor services that will best fit your needs or just lend that supportive ear.
All therapists are experienced Masters/Ph.D. level clinicians located at offices convenient to home or work. They provide a structured, face-to-face approach for helping find solutions to everyday challenges.
Eligible employees can access child care, elder care and adoption consultation services -- as well as stress management and Work/Life balance training. Additionally, 3,000 different articles and a Savings Center are available online.
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