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Employee Assistance Program

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is part of the Department of Human Resources. The EAP is a no-cost employee benefit that is also available to immediate family members. The EAP provides confidential/professional assessments, short-term, problem-focused counseling and referral assistance for employees and their families experiencing problems that may affect work performance, job satisfaction, or overall quality of life.

Additionally, the Employee Assistance Program:

  • Provides an internal and external program (Cigna EAP)
  • Provides additional resources including legal, financial, and other work/life support services through Cigna EAP
  • Provides management consultation services to administration/managers  
  • Provides staff development on a variety of work/life issues to schools and offices
  • Offers support after a traumatic or critical event and works closely with the BCPS Traumatic Loss Teams
  • Offers 24/7/365 days a year availability through the Cigna EAP toll free number

The EAP’s Web site provides you with:    

Janice Zimmerman, LCSW-C, CEAP (Internal EAP Counselor)
jzimmerman@bcps.org
Loch Raven Center
(formerly Loch Raven Elem. School)
1801 Glen Keith Blvd, Room 100
Baltimore, MD 21286
410-887-5414
FAX: 410-668-8994

Cigna EAP (External EAP)
1-888-431-4334
www.cignabehavioral.com
Logon ID: baltimore
(available 24/7/365 days a year)