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 on the date and time below to register or Watch the Recorded Orientation Webinar Now

Wednesday, September 2: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Thursday, September 10: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Tuesday, September 15: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Wednesday, September 23: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Wednesay, October 7: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Tuesday, November 3: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Thursday, December 3: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

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. Watch the Recorded Orientation Webinar Now

Thursday, September 24: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Tuesday, October 20: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Thursday, November 19: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

Wednesday, December 16: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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