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.
This PSA was funded by the Sam L. Cohen Foundation through a grant to Project Aware. It was filmed by Amy Grumbling who returned to her own area to work on this project from NYC, where she now lives and … Read More