A survey of behavioral health providers, including organizations such as hospitals, substance abuse providers, mental health and crisis providers and community support programs, was distributed by the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention in partnership with AdCare Educational Institute … Read More
The primary goal of a disaster behavioral health response is to assist individuals in coping with the immediate psychological aftermath of the disaster, mitigate additional stress and psychological harm, and to promote the development of resilience techniques and coping strategies that individuals, responders … Read More
This plan provides guidance to those within the Disaster Behavioral Health Program with a general concept of potential emergency assignments. The plan was developed by a Statewide Behavioral Health Committee with input from stakeholders representing government, non-government and private sector. Download the plan.