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Employee Assistance Program

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) offers free, voluntary, and confidential consultation and assistance to help employees and their immediate family members resolve difficulties that may be affecting their personal life or job performance. EAP services include initial evaluation and assessment, treatment planning, short-term counseling (up to six sessions), referrals to outside resources, and follow-up. The EAP also provides workshops and information on a variety of wellness topics, such as concussions, suicide, and healthy food choices.

To make an appointment with the EAP, ICSD employees and their family members can call 1-800-EAP-8764 or 315-471-1361, or email eap@ocmboces.org. Visit the Employee Assistance Program website to learn more.

 

COVID-19 Resources

We at the EAP have gathered a number of resources that you or your family members may find useful and have titled it our Coping With COVID Employee Toolkit. The toolkit is available on our website: www.ocmboces.org/eap.  

Please remember that EAP is here for you during this challenging time. To keep you and our staff safe, we are currently offering teletherapy via phone or secure video conferencing. Give us a call at 315-471-1361 or email us at eap@ocmboces.org to schedule an appointment or if you just need to talk.

 

October Wellness Topic: Domestic Violence

This month, the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is offering information on the following topics:

  • How to Help a Friend
  • What is Physical Abuse?
  • What is Emotional Abuse?
  • What is Financial Abuse?

If you would like to receive any of the information offered, please email the EAP at eap@ocmboces.org and include your name, school district, and email address. The EAP will email the information directly to you.

 

Fall 2021 Workshop Opportunities

The EAP is pleased to announce the following free workshops this fall:

  • October 20: ABC's of Adult ADHD
  • October 27: Fighting COVID Fatigue
  • November 10: NYS TRS Overview
  • November 17: Lessons In Loss: Growing Through Grief 
  • December 1: Rember Your "WHY"
  • December 8: Don't Sweat the Small Stuff

All of the workshops will be offered via a live online platform from 4:30-5:30 p.m. on the dates listed. The workshops are FREE for employees and their family members/guests to attend. If you would like to bring a guest, please indicate that on your registration.

You can register in one of the following ways:

  1. Send an email to Michelle Stolicker, EAP Supervisor, at eap@ocmboces.org with the workshop title in the subject line and your contact information (name, preferred phone number, and email) in the body of the message.
  2. Call Michelle with the above registration information. She can be reached at (315) 471-1361, option 1, or (315) 952-6388.
  3. Download this form (also available on the EAP website: ocmboces.org/eap) and send it to the EAP Office.