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Counseling. Coaching. Consultation.

We assist Employers with the human side of the business. Learn more.

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Counseling. Coaching. Consultation.

Personal help, expert advice, and practical action plans for Employees. Learn more.

Welcome to Preferred EAP


Preferred EAP is the most experienced, responsive and attentive provider of comprehensive employee counseling services in eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey. Founded in 1985, Preferred EAP is a company of the Lehigh Valley Health Network.

What We Do

In short, we help restore workplace well-being.

We counsel individuals, couples and groups overwhelmed by life's challenges and demands.

We coach managers worried by unusual employee behavior or struggling with personal goal achievement.

We consult with organizations to prepare for, respond to, and recover from critical events.

And we deliver results.

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For Employers

Improved employee productivity, engagement, and safety depends on employee well-being.

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For Employees

The odds of moving through life without encountering stressful situations are zero.

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Latest News

November 11, 2014

When you need to talk, have a purposeful conversation.

Announcing Express Consult, a new resource from Preferred EAP.

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Upcoming Workshops

August 22, 2018

Time of Transition: Dealing with Change

Change is constant in today’s fast paced economy so employers are perpetually adjusting and adapting to survive in an increasingly competitive marketplace. These workplace alterations often leave employees feeling helpless and overwhelmed. In this workshop, we'll take a closer look at the changes impacting you in your workplace and explore strategies to help you cope more effectively with the shifts occurring in your work life. We will also explore ways to build your confidence and sense of control regardless of what is happening in the world around you.

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