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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, 2019

Work-Life Balance

Today, the average employee is expected to accomplish more tasks in less time while simultaneously longing for a more fulfilled home life. The pull between professional and personal demands often elicits strong negative emotions, increased stress and adversely impacts relationships, performance and life satisfaction. In this workshop, we'll take a closer look at your personal work/life balance challenges and identify ways to engage with purpose in all areas of your life to achieve greater balance and life satisfaction.

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