Employee Assistance Program (EAP)



CSUF has partnered with MyLifeMatters by Empathia to offer faculty, staff and their households’ individual assistance and support service designed to help them cope with personal challenges that may adversely affect their lives, behavior, and/or performance. Most services are at no cost.


The MyLifeMatters Care Center is staffed with professional prepared counselors 24/7, including weekends and holidays. Drop-in calls are attended to immediately.


MyLifeMatters by Empathia also provides assistance, workshops, and trainings for a wide range of topics, including:


Consultation with a Financial Counselor

  • Child Care Providers and Needs
  • Budgeting
  • Elder Care Providers and Programs
  • Credit Report Review or Correction
  • Health and Wellness Resources
  • College or Retirement Planning
  • Pet Care Resources
  • Debt Management and Consolidation
  • Work/Life Resources
  • Mortgages and Other Financial Arrangements


If you have any questions about this program, please contact Alisha Brown, the University’s Employee Assistance Program Director at (657) 278-2824 or MyLifeMatters at the numbers listed below:


MyLifeMatters by Empathia Newsletters


Fall 2020 LifeMatters


Healthy Summer Eating


Emotional Preparation for Retirement