If you’re stressed, help is available

UNTHSC’s Employee Assistance Program can help employees with many issues. Here is the site: https://www.unthsc.edu/administrative/human-resource-services/employee-assistance-program/

Help is available with:

   • Family (parenting support, couples and marital issues)
   • Job performance and career management
   • Depression, anxiety and emotional problems
   • Child and dependent adult care issues
   • Addictions
   • Legal and financial issues
   • Self-improvement plans
   • Communication skills
   • Stress management
   • Anger management
   • Time management
   • Smoking cessation
   • Grief and loss
   • Weight loss

The UNT Health Science Center has contracted with Alliance Work Partners (AWP) to provide an employee assistance program for UNTHSC retirement-eligible employees, retirees, household members and their dependents.

Services include free, confidential problem assessment, counseling (up to six sessions per situation, per year) and referrals. AWP also has a robust website, HELPNET, with an array of web-based training, assessments, articles, tips and resources, including access to a law library and financial calculators. AWP site: https://www.awpnow.com/main/

To speak confidentially to a counselor 24/7, call AWP at 1-800-343-3822.

Students have a similar program provided by WellConnect: https://www.unthsc.edu/students/center-for-academic-performance/counseling-services/