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Dr. Dale Masi

President, CEO
MASI Research


Dr. Dale A. Masi

MASI Research Consultants Inc. is celebrating its 30th Anniversary. MASI's first client was IBM and it subsequently has worked with hundreds of private and public, national and international employers in designing, evaluating and training for Employee Assistance Programs. Dr. Dale Masi is president and founder, has authored 15 books on Employee Assistance Programs, lectures internationally and is a Fulbright Scholar.
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At The Employee Assistance Professional Association’s 2012 Annual World EAP Conference

Baltimore, Maryland - October 20, 2012



In recognition of your lifetime of outstanding service and contributions to EAPA and the profession of employee assistance.

EAPA’s 2012 Annual World EAP Conference
Baltimore, Maryland • October 20, 2012"

Dr. Dale Masi

Dr. Dale Masi at the EAPA’s 2012 Annual World EAP Conference.





Welcome to MASI Research Consultants

Masi Research Consultants, Inc. was founded in 1984 by Dr. Dale A. Masi (President / CEO, Professor Emeritus, University of Maryland).

Masi Research Consultants is unique in the EAP profession for providing quality control in the EAP field through a variety of qualitative and quantitative methodologies, including cost benefit studies and clinical reviews. MASI works with EAP vendors in assisting them in the accreditation process.

Masi Research Consultants (MASI) assists organizations, domestically and internationally, with planning, designing and evaluating Employee Assistance Programs (EAPs) and Work/Life programs. MASI helps companies write Requests For Proposals (RFPs) and select appropriate EAP vendors, offering guidance through each part of the process.

EAP Management Services

  1. EAP Evaluation & Consulting
  2. EAP Professional Education Courses & Lectures
  3. EAP Policy and Product Development





The History of Employee Assistance in the U.S. and Canada: Dr. Dale Masi interviews eight key informants

BLOOMINGTON, IL, April 25, 2017 - The Employee Assistance Research Foundation’s (EARF) latest project is designed to address a critical deficiency in the employee assistance/work-life knowledge base – a definitive resource that documents the history and evolution of EAPs. The initial phase of this effort is now complete and available – video interviews with eight key informants focused on the development of EAPs and Work-Life in the U.S. and Canada over the last 50 years. Dr. Dale Masi, a well-known distinguished scholar, Professor Emeritus, and professional consultant in the employee assistance field conducted the interviews in the Media Lab at the University of Maryland, Baltimore. Dr. Masi was assisted by Dr. Jodi Jacobson Frey, Associate Professor and Chair of the EAP sub-specialization at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, School of Social Work.

Dr. Masi’s interviews can be viewed at the Employee Assistance Digital Archive ( housed in the University of Maryland Baltimore’s Health Sciences and Human Services Library. Direct links to the individual interviews are provided below:

Carl Tisone Interview:
Fran Rodgers Interview:
Jim Wrich Interview:
Dale Masi Interview:
John Burke Interview:
Rick Csiernik Interview:
Rita Fridella Interview:
Dave Sharar Interview:



  EAPA National Conference
in Los Angeles October 2017





  Dr. Masi With Dr. Frey and Dr. Sharar
AT Annual EAPA Conference 2017


Dr. Dale Masi with Dr. Jodi Frey and Dr. David Sharar presenting on the History Project at the EAPA Conference 2017.


  DR. MASI At Wayside Youth & Family support services in Framingham, MA  



  Dr. Masi receives the Lifetime Achievement Award from EAPA.  



  DR. MASI With Dr. Paul Maiden At EASNA  


Dr. Paul Maiden, Vice Dean and Professor at the School of Social Work at the University of Southern California received the EASNA Distinguished Service Award as the Editor of the Journal on Workplace Behavioral Health.

Dr. Masi with Dr. Paul Maiden at EASNA.




Masi Research Consultants

The Catholic University of America

Registration Now Open for 2018 Online EAP Courses

Class I: Feb 5th - Mar 2nd

Class II: Mar 12th - Apr 6th

Please sign up early as previous courses have reached capacity months before they begin!

Register Today!


The University of Maryland School of Social Work’s Office of Continuing Professional Education and Masi Research Consultants are proud to offer 2 certificate programs.

International Online
EAP Certificate Program

Taught by Dr. Dale Masi, Professor Emeritus University of Maryland

Class I:
EAPs in the New Millennium

This course describes the Essential Ingredients of an EAP as well as a review of the Core Technology. It also covers legal and ethical questions in EAPs.

Class Il:
Optional EAP Services

This course presents the various programs that EAPs may provide. For example all the Worklife offerings are covered as well as CISMs, Substance Abuse Programs, Video counseling and other technology applications as well.

24 PDH's toward the CEAP and 24 Social Work CEU's for each course

Class I: Feb 5th - Mar 2nd

Class II: Mar 12th - Apr 6th

Registration Now Open for 2018 Online EAP Courses

Please sign up early as previous courses have reached capacity months before they begin!

Register Today!

One class for $400 or join the certificate program by taking both classes for $750!

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All program questions contact Dale Masi at

  EAPA Publishes
Dr. Masi news-brief
Marijuana Policy Needed in the Workplace


The Journal of Employee Assistance (The magazine of the Employee Assistance Professionals Association), published the Marijuana Policy Needed in Workplace news-brief by Dr. Dale Masi in the 3rd Quarter 2015 issue. Read News-Brief.




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