LifeMatters@CSUN Short-Term Counseling

Empathia’s counselors are available every day, 24 hours a day, to discuss employee life needs and the needs of their family members, with up to three (3) free sessions on a per problem basis. Counseling assistance is confidential in accordance with all applicable laws. If additional assistance is needed, the counselors will then provide referrals to employees and family members, taking into consideration the employee’s preferences, medical plan and financial circumstances.

A variety of problems may be discussed including, but not limited to:

  • Marital or Relationship Difficulties
  • Family and Child Problems
  • Stress/Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief and Loss
  • Substance Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Communication and/or Conflict Issues
  • Weight and Eating Disorders