Employee Assistance Program

In today's fast-paced world, juggling work and your personal lifeand all the associated demands and pressurescan feel overwhelming. Fortunately, you have somewhere to turnthe Wayne State University Life Advisor Employee Assistance Program (EAP)!

What is Life Advisor EAP?

Open to all benefits-eligible employees and eligible members of their families, the Ulliance Life Advisor EAP benefit is a service provided by Wayne State University. This is a free benefit, and is strictly confidential. Neither your employer nor your coworkers will have any knowledge of your use of the EAP. 

Call for support 24 hours a day, 365 days a year:


For additional resources, log into the confidential portal: 

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Employee Orientation Video (7 Minutes)
Quick Orientation Video (2 Minutes)

  • Who is Eligible

    This program is open to active benefit-eligible Wayne State University employees. The following employee groups are not eligible: stipend recipients, student assistants, temporary employees, hourly employees, employees with less than 50% full-time status, retirees, and terminated employees. Your spouse/household partner and dependents age 26 and younger are also covered. 

  • Services Included

    Ulliance provides services and tools to help you achieve a healthier work-life balance, including:

    • Life Advisor Well-Being Portal with additional work-life resources
    • Counseling with a licensed behavioral health professional
    • Coaching, to help you to successfully reach your personal goals
    • 24/7 Crisis support
    • Community Resources and referrals
    • Enhanced Legal and Financial support services
    • Working Advantage discount program

    Common topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Marital and family conflict resolution
    • Childcare and Eldercare resources
    • Alcohol and/or substance abuse support
    • Balancing work and family 
    • Managing depression, anxiety and stress
    • Work-related concerns
    • Personal growth and development resources
  • Programs & Seminars

    Employee Webinars

    Click here for our Events Calendar

    Manager-Only Webinars

    Smart Manager Webinars 

  • Newsletter

    Life Advisor Newsletters:

    More coming soon.

    Wellness Wednesday Newsletters:

    More coming soon. 

  • Management Resources

    Ulliance provides management services designed to help resolve personal problems that negatively impact an employee's work performance. Managers should call 1-877-912-2733 to set up any of the following services:

    Management Consultation

    When Supervisors/Managers/ Unions encounter an employee-performance situation or policy violation that is connected to a personal problem, they can confidentially call Ulliance for consultation. Issues we can assist with include, but are not limited to:

    • Workplace violence/anger
    • Conflicts with co-workers
    • Management 
    • Substance abuse
    • Harassment concerns
    • Attendance problems
    • Emotional issues
    • Policy violations
    • Communication tips for talking to employees


    Critical Incident Stress Debriefings can be provided in the event of a workplace tragedy, such as an employee death or serious accident.

    Management Referrals

    Informal: a suggestion that an employee utilize EAP services. Your Account Manager can help you find effective ways to approach your employee.

    Formal: a mandatory referral following a work performance problem or a policy violation. Both HR and the Account Manager must be involved in this type referral.

    Manager/Supervisor Orientation

    Call 1-877-912-2733 to set up an orientation.