USD 231 offers an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) through New Directions. The EAP is free and available to full time and part time employees and their families.

What is an Employee Assistance Program (EAP)?

The EAP helps you find answers to problems you may face in your personal life and at work. The EAP professional will talk to you about any question or concern you have, no matter how big or small. Some common problems they help address are:

  • Stress
  • Depression
  • Relationships
  • Parenting
  • Substance use
  • Work related problems

Using the EAP is confidential. To safeguard your privacy and confidentiality, the EAP follows strict guidelines established by federal and state governments, behavioral health licensing boards, behavioral health accreditation organizations, and professional associations.

How do I reach the EAP?

Call the New Directions EAP at 800-624-5544 or 816-237-2352. They are always here to help. Or go to www.ndbh.com.

  1. Click on “For Individual and Family Members”
  2. Enter the login code: USD231