Membership is open to all professionals in the Employee Assistance space in the corporate, education and individual capacity. Organizational membership in APEAR is open to all organizations with an interest in EAP work. Individual EA professionals are encouraged to join the International EAP Association (EAPA), APEAR’s strategic partner in supporting and promoting the employee assistance field in Asia-Pacific.

APEAR membership (APEAR offers organizational membership only)

Organizational APEAR membership shall be open to all organizations with an interest in EA work.

Category I

Company: 20 or more full time employees
Representative: 2 representative to APEAR
Fee: $250.00 annually

Category II

Company: 19 or less full time employees
Representative: 1 representative to APEAR
Fee: $100.00 annually

EAPA membership (EAPA offers individual membership only)

The International Employee Assistance Professionals Association (EAPA) offers professional, associate, and student individual memberships. For further information or to join EAPA today, go to www.eapassn.org. (Note: EAPA dues vary by country, based on the World Bank categorization of economies. A list of countries in each economic “Tier” is available in the “join” section of EAPA’s website.)

Professional member

Definition: An individual currently engaged in EA professional activities.
Annual dues: USA: $160; non-USA Tier 1: $140; non-USA Tier 2: $100

Associate member

Definition: An individual associated with or interested in the EA field.
Annual dues: USA: $160; non-USA Tier 1: $140; non-USA Tier 2: $100

Student member

Definition: An individual currently enrolled in a degree-granting program at a nationally or regionally accredited education institution.
Annual dues: $65

Benefits of APEAR and/or EAPA Membership

  • Discounted registration fees to the annual APEAR conference
  • An opportunity to join with other EAP professionals in the Asia-Pacific region to learn and to promote the concept of EAP throughout the region.
  • Discounted registration fees for EAPA’s Annual World EAP Conference in the USA (EAPA members only)