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Resources in Response to Hurricanes

Resources in Response to Hurricanes

In preparation for the forecasted hurricanes, here are some National Child Traumatic Stress Network resources to get you ready to be able to prepare and respond:

The NCTSN also has resources for responders on Psychological First Aid (PFA). PFA is an early intervention to support children, adolescents, adults, and families impacted by these types of events. An online training course for PFA is available on our NCTSN Learning Center. PFA Handouts include:

Additional NCTSN Mobile Apps (for Android and Apple mobile devices):

Disaster Helpline

SAMHSA has a Disaster Distress Helpline – call 1-800-985-5900 or text TALKWITHUS to 66746.

 

Additional Resources

For those that are needing technical assistance or additional resources, please don’t hesitate to contact Dr. Melissa Brymer at mbrymer@mednet.ucla.edu.