AUGUST 1988

Formalized employee assistance programs, some or all of which are paid for by the company, exist in 45% of surveyed companies.

Percentage of companies offering such counseling under an employee assistance program:

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Type of counseling
Alcohol/drug abuse 40%

Emotional/stress 37

Preretirement 30

Marital 26

Termination 24

Career 22

Financial 22

Legal 16

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Source: Administrative Management Society Foundation survey, 1988