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Employee Assistance Program

It is the policy of the Nevada System of Higher Education to provide an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) that allows employees to access a referral service designed to help NSHE employees and their families through personal difficulties.

The EAP is designed to treat many types of problems and is accessible by phone twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. The EAP program is a confidential assessment and referral service specifically designed to assist employees and families in handling personal and work-related issues.

The LifeWorks program allows up to three sessions of EAP counseling services per year and unlimited telephone and online services at no cost to the employee.

Introducing LifeWorks: Your Free Employee Assistance Program

The Nevada System of Higher Education wants to create a healthy, supportive work environment for all of its employees. The LifeWorks program is designed to give employees free, confidential assistance with personal issues, including:

  • Parenting
  • Older Adults
  • Midlife and retirement
  • Disability
  • International issues Work
  • Managing People
  • Health
  • Emotional well-being
  • Addiction and recovery

When you call the LifeWorks program, a professional consultant can listen to your questions and concerns, provide a confidential sounding board, and help find solutions and resources to help. LifeWorks consultants are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. You can also visit the website to watch short educational videos, read or download articles, take interactive self-assessments, email consultants, find online resources, and much more. The LifeWorks service is brought to employees free by the Nevada System of Higher Education and it's completely confidential.

In addition to the support that LifeWorks offers employees, the program has extra tools and resources to help our managers and supervisors.

LifeWorks can help you:

  • Develop your skills as a manager
  • Resolve interpersonal conflicts
  • Manage difficult employees
  • Deal with drug or alcohol abuse
  • Promote a safe, low-stress workplace
  • Help employees balance work and life

Call or visit the website today to find out how LifeWorks can help you.

LifeWorks Online: (user ID: NSHE; password: eap)
Or call anytime: 877-234-5151
En español, llame al 888-732-9020
TTY/TDD: 800-999-3004

If you have any questions or require any additional information about the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) contact the Human Resources office.