COVID-19 Resources


  • Community Mitigation Strategy [SOURCE]
  • Stigma and Resilience [SOURCE]
  • Mental Health and Coping for COVID-19 [SOURCE]
  • Coping with a Disaster or Traumatic Event [SOURCE]
  • Taking Care of your Emotional Health [SOURCE]
  • Helping Children Cope [SOURCE]
  • How to Talk with your Children about COVID-19 [SOURCE]
  • Relocation Stress: Dealing with the Stress of Relocation after a Disaster – For All Age Groups Including the Elderly [SOURCE]


  • Taking Care of your Behavioral Health: Tips for Social Distancing, Quarantine, and Isolation During an Infectious Disease Outbreak [SOURCE]
  • Helping Older Adults after Disasters: A Guide to Providing Support [SOURCE]
  • Coping with Stress During Infectious Disease Outbreaks [SOURCE]
  • Using Technology-Based Therapeutic Tools in Behavioral Health Services [SOURCE]
  • COVID-19 Guidance for Opioid Treatment Programs [SOURCE]
  • Disaster Planning Handbook for Behavioral Health Treatment Programs [SOURCE]


  • CMS Telehealth Reimbursements [SOURCE]
  • Standards of Care During Crisis [SOURCE]
  • Maintaining Calm at the POD [SOURCE]


  • Sustaining the Well-Being of Healthcare Personnel During Coronavirus and Other Infectious Disease Outbreaks [SOURCE]
  • Taking Care of your Family During Coronavirus and other Emerging Infectious Disease Outbreaks [SOURCE]
  • Caring for Patients’ Mental Well-Being During Coronavirus and other Emerging Infectious Diseases: A Guide for Clinicians [SOURCE]
  • Taking Care of Patients During the Coronavirus Outbreak: A Guide for Psychiatrists [SOURCE]
  • Psychological Effects of Quarantine During the Coronavirus Outbreak: What Healthcare Providers Need to Know [SOURCE]
  • Psychological Effects of Quarantine During the Coronavirus Outbreak: What Public Health Leaders Need to Know [SOURCE]
  • Mental Health and Behavioral Guidelines for Preparedness and Response to Coronavirus and other Emerging Infectious Outbreaks [SOURCE]
  • Coronavirus and Emerging Infectious Disease Outbreaks: How Healthcare Personnel Can Support Military Families and their Health [SOURCE]
  • Mitigate the Effects of Home Confinement on Children During the COVID-19 Outbreak [SOURCE]
  • The Psychological Impact of Quarantine and How to Reduce it: Rapid Review of the Evidence [SOURCE]


  • Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (English, Chinese and Spanish Available) [SOURCE]
  • Creating Effective Child and Family Focused Disaster Behavioral Health Messages on Social Media [SOURCE]
  • Age-Related Reactions to a Traumatic Event [SOURCE

VA (National Center for PTSD)

  • Managing Stress Associated with the COVID-19 Virus Outbreak [SOURCE]
  • Helping People Manage Stress Associated with the COVID-19 Virus Outbreak: For Providers and Community Leaders [SOURCES]
  • Managing Health Care Workers’ Stress Associated with the COVID-19 Virus Outbreak: For Healthcare Workers [SOURCE]


  • Telebehavioral Health Center Information and Guidance [SOURCE]
  • PowerPoint: SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions: Telebehavioral Health in Primary Care [SOURCE]

World Health Organization

  • Mental Health Considerations During COVID-19 Outbreak [SOURCE]

DHHS (State-Level)

  • Five Ways to View Coverage of the Coronavirus [SOURCE]

REMS (Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools)

  • School EOPS In-Depth: Planning for Infectious Diseases (30-45min) [SOURCE]
  • Topic-Specific Resources to Support Your Emergency Management Planning: Public Health, Medical and Mental Health Resources [SOURCE]


  • Disaster Distress Hotline [SOURCE]
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline [SOURCE]
  • Optum Emotional Support Helpline: 866-342-6892 for people who may be experiencing anxiety or stress around COVID-19

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