Does Kent State University Provide an Employee Assistance Program?

Yes, Kent State University provides the Employee Assistance and Work/Life program through Impact Solutions.

The IMPACT program can assist with problems such as stress, anxiety, depression, child management, marital concerns or substance abuse. It also can provide assistance for child or elder care, financial or legal matters. All resources are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. IMPACT services are confidential and provided by credentialed professionals. All faculty, staff and their family members are eligible to use IMPACT services. 

IMPACT provides up to six confidential counseling sessions, at no cost. If treatment or services are needed beyond the six sessions, IMPACT will make every effort to transition the client to a provider that participates in its network. 

There are no limitations to telephone or online resources provided by IMPACT or its comprehensive work/life website. To access all IMPACT resources, including online seminars, tobacco-cessation tools, savings center, a skill builders center and more, visit Use “kent” to log in to the site.