Employee Assistance Program

UCI EAP Overview Video >

Phone: (844) 824-3273

Website: www.guidanceresources.com (UCI ID: UCIEAP3)

Download the UCI EAP Summary of Services/FAQ Flyer (PDF) (Spanish version)

Watch the Recorded Orientation Webinar


The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a no-cost, confidential assistance program to help address the personal issues faced by UCI faculty, staff, retirees and dependents at both the Campus and Medical Center. This service, staffed by experienced clinicians, is available by phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week. A Guidance Consultant will refer employees to a local, licensed therapist or to resources in the community.

As of July 1, 2015, this program is administered by ComPsych Guidance Resources.

Services Provided:

Access Your Guidance Resources program 24 hours a day, 7 days a week:

1. Call 844.824.3273. You will speak to a master’s or doctoral level professional, who will speak guide you to the appropriate services you require.

2. Visit Guidance Resources Online at www.guidanceresources.com and enter UCI’s ID: UCIEAP3

Guidance Resources Orientation Webinars

For UCI Faculty, Staff, Retirees, and Dependents:
With our new EAP GuidanceResources Program, let the Work-Life specialists take care of your to-do list, no matter how unique your needs! Join us to learn about the resources available to assist you with finding resources for legal or financial questions, locating child care or elder care, overcoming relationship and marital conflicts, college planning, resources for moving, finding pet care and more! Click Here to Watch the Recorded Orientation Webinar Now

For UCI Supervisors and Managers:
Managing people in today’s workforce is not easy. Stress is a common issue and balancing work and family obligations continue to put pressure on your staff. Join us to learn more about your new EAP GuidanceResources program!  As a Supervisor or Manager, the program provides you with the support and consultation you might need when these personal concerns spill into the workplace and begin to affect an employee’s behavior and/or performance. Click on the date and time below to register. Click Here to Watch the Recorded Supervisor Orientation Webinar Now

Guidance Resources Work and Life Webinars

For UCI Faculty, Staff, Retirees, and Dependents:
ComPsych Consulting Services enhance and develop employees at all levels, and increase awareness and utilization of their employee assistance programs. Their expert training and consulting staff designs and writes all training sessions. All Work and Life topics are intended to be a brief overview of a subject, providing basic tips and suggestions related to personal behavioral situations and changes. All Webinars are 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Click on the Date Below to Register:

Thursday, February 11: The Sandwich Generation- Balancing Your Personal Life with Needs

Wednesday, February 17: The Confident You- Taking Charge of Your Life

Thursday, March 10: Teaching Your Kids How To Manage Money

Wednesday, March 16: Learning To Relax

Thursday, April 14: Understanding The Importance of Credit in Today's Economy

Wednesday, April 20: Moving from School to Career

Thursday, May 12: Communicating Without Conflict with Your Significant Other

Wednesday, May 18: Keeping Your Senior Loved One Independent and Safe

Thursday, June 9: Understanding Depression

Wednesday, June 15: School’s Out- Getting Everyone Through The Summer

Past Recorded Webinars:

Balancing Work and Life
Caring From A Distance
The Five Pillars of Personal Finance
Kids and Computers: Becoming A Cyber Savvy Parent
After The Holiday’s: Managing That Debt
Eating Healthy on a Budget
Laughter, Humor and Play to Reduce Stress & Solve Problems

Other Resources:
ARAG Legal Benefits - (800) 828-1395
Fidelity Retirement Services - (866) 682-7787
Optum - (888) 440-8225
Kaiser Permanente - (800) 900-3277