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A Critical Element of Your Benefits

The success of a university as a progressive academic institution is critically linked to the physical health and total well being of its faculty, employees, and their family members. NYU's employee assistance program, administered in the U.S. by Carebridge Life Resources, provides services and support for common – and uncommon – personal and family challenges. These confidential services are provided at no cost to you or your dependents, and are a click or toll-free phone call away. View Frequently Asked Questions (PDF).

Employee Assistance

  • marital and relationship issues
  • alcohol or drug abuse
  • stress management
  • family/parenting problems
  • spousal/child/parent abuse
  • depression or anxiety
  • grief and loss
  • coping with chronic/terminal illness
  • financial pressures
  • difficult emotional problems



  • smoking cessation
  • weight management
  • diet/nutrition
  • fitness programs

Family and Relationships

  • troubling personal matters
  • work relationships
  • assistance with legal issues
  • life balance guidance
  • special needs programs
  • child care/elder care referrals


Life Management

  • convenience/concierge services
  • relocation
  • home buying/selling assistance
  • time management
  • financial consultations

Online Services

  • libraries on physical/mental health
  • over 500 interactive wellness education programs
  • over 250 health and wellness multimedia videos