Procedure03.02.150.a Employee Assistance Program Information
An EAP is designed to help employees and individuals in their immediate household with all kinds of life situations. Examples include, but are not limited to, marital difficulties, family problems, parenting, stress, balancing work and family, relationship issues, work-related concerns, depression, alcohol and drug use/abuse, grief and loss, elder care, healthy living and crisis events.
The College has partnered with “The Counseling Group, Inc.” which has offices located in Morganton, Hickory and Lenoir to offer a free (5 visits/per), confidential help with personal or work-related concerns.
Confidentiality is an essential part of the EAP. The College will not know of your participation in the services nor will have access to any information without your consent. The only exceptions are when someone’s safety is in question.
To access this benefit, call 828-322-9130 or email www.thecounselinggroup.com