Mental Health Technology Transfer Center (MHTTC) Network Resources:
- Responding to Public Health Emergencies
- Psychosocial Impacts of Disasters with Annotations for Pandemics
- Developing and Implementing Excellent Community Behavioral Health Crisis Systems – Webinar March 30, 2020
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Resources:
SAMHSA recognizes the challenges posed by the current COVID-19 situation and is providing guidance and resources to assist individuals, providers, communities, and states across the country. SAMHSA stands ready to assist in any manner possible.
ACL Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Guidance and
Guidance and resources for older adults, providers, communities, and states.
- Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health During an Infectious Disease Outbreak: Tips for Social Distancing, Quarantine, and Isolation English | Spanish
- Talking with Children: Tips for Caregivers, Parents, and Teachers During Infectious Disease Outbreaks – English | Spanish
Resources from CDC
Resources from Telehealth Resource Centers (TRCs): National Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers – As many mental health and school mental health clinicians move toward social distancing during the current pandemic, PS MHTTC would like to share information about the Telehealth Resource Centers (TRCs). This federally funded resource is available to clinicians who provide clinical care from a distance. While a main purpose of this resource is to support expansion of healthcare to rural and underserved populations, during the current public health context of social distancing, this telehealth resource may be a useful resource to all service providers. Check out the TRC to access technical assistance, education, and additional resources.
VA Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
VA’s Novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) webpage has the most current information and VA’s Coronavirus FAQs page provides answers to many important questions. Read the latest VA information regarding coronavirus and mental health here.
Medscape Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resource Center – The latest COVID-19 news and guidance.
Nevada’s Response to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Nevada Health Response Center and the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH) are closely monitoring the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19), first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.
Society for the Study of Addiction – “The Society was founded as the Society for the Study and Cure of Inebriety in 1884, and is the oldest organisation of its type in the United Kingdom…The mission of the Society is to broaden and promote the scientific understanding of addiction, and we particularly aim to help clinicians and policy makers get research evidence into practice.” COVID-19 and addiction: webinars, podcasts and online discussions: “In these unprecedented times there is a need to learn about the emerging evidence on COVID-19. Listed below are upcoming and recorded webinars, podcasts, and discussions on COVID-19 from organisations working in the addictions sector.”