A Message from the Dept. of Psychiatry: Employee, Student and Resident Assistance Programs

April 1, 2020

Dear TTUHSC El Paso family:


We know the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic are bringing about a lot of stress and uncertainty for many, and we want to be sure that our TTUHSC El Paso community is aware of the Assistance Program services available.

The Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Resident Assistance Program (RAP) and Student Assistance Program (SAP) are providing counseling services via telephone or via videoconferencing through Webex.

If you are interested, please call the appropriate number from the list below and leave a voicemail message. These messages and services are confidential.


  • Student Assistance Program: 915-215-6255

  • Employee Assistance Program: 915-215-6256

  • Resident Assistance Program: 915-215-6257


Warmest Regards,

Melanie Longhurst, Ph.D., M.Ed.

Assistant Professor

TTUHSC El Paso Department of Psychiatry