Mental Health

Mental Health Resources

Stress happens in everyone’s life, but as a Washington Teamsters Welfare Trust participant you don’t have to tackle it on your own. Mental Health and counseling services are available to Plan participants for a variety of concerns. Please select your plan below to find out more.

Trust Medical Plan
Kaiser Permanente Plan
Mental & Behavioral Health Programs

This no cost service is provided by the Trust and is designed to offer assistance and help with resources, online tools or finding a provider for personal or family problems. Your ComPsych® GuidanceResources® program offers someone to talk to and resources 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on a wide variety of topics.

Confidential Emotional Support—Our highly trained clinicians will listen to your concerns and help you or your family members with any issues, including:

  • Anxiety, depression, stress
  • Grief, loss and life adjustments
  • Relationship/marital conflicts

Work-Life Solutions—Our specialists provide qualified referrals and resources for just about anything on your to-do list, such as:

  • Finding child and elder care
  • Hiring movers or home repair contractors
  • Planning events, locating pet care

Legal Guidance—Talk to our attorneys for practical assistance with your most pressing legal issues, including:

  • Divorce
  • Adoption and family law
  • Wills, trusts and more

Need representation? Get a free 30-minute consultation and a 25% reduction in fees.

Financial Resources—Our financial experts can assist with a wide range of issues. Talk to us about:

  • Retirement planning, taxes
  • Relocation, mortgages, insurance
  • Budgeting, debt, bankruptcy and more

Call (866) 301-0313 or visit GuidanceResources®, using Web ID: WATEAMSTERS.

Substance Use & Abuse Services

Substance abuse services are offered to Trust participants through the ComPsych® GuidanceResources® program. ComPsych offers comprehensive services including assessments and counseling, treatment options, access to care programs and rehabilitation, and guidance on after-care. A trained ComPsych professional advises participants along the way, provides referral and makes sure that the participant meets all guidelines for government regulations such as the Drug-Free Workplace Act, and Department of Transportation (DOT) rules and regulations.

The program is completely confidential and offered at no cost to you. Call GuidanceResources® at (866) 301-0313 or visit, using Web ID: WATEAMSTERS

Behavioral Health Services (BHS)

As a Kaiser Permanente participant, you have access to Behavioral Health Services (BHS). BHS pre-authorizes and coordinates non-emergency mental health and chemical dependency care. You do not need a referral from your personal physician to get these services and you can call if you have:

  • Marital issues
  • Parenting concerns
  • Emotional concerns
  • Problems with substance abuse
  • Addiction concerns

Call (888) 287-2680 or search for “Behavioral Health Services” at