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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

April 16, 2019

Dealing with Change

Change is happening all the time in our lives, and is quite stressful for most of us. In today's workplaces, change seems more frequent as employees look to adjust, adapt, and compete. We're often left feeling overwhelmed and hopeless. In this workshop we'll explore why going through change is so difficult. We'll look at understanding change as going through a process of "transition", and discuss strategies for managing through that transition successfully. This workshop should help you feel less distress and more in control as you deal with changes in your workplace and in your life.

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