Resources in Response to Hurricane Dorian

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network has developed resources to help families, responders, and communities cope with hurricane recovery. These resources include:

For Individuals and Families:

For Educators and Health Providers:

Available from the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress at the Uniformed Services University:

Psychological First Aid:

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. PFA Mobile is an app that can be accessed for free on Apple and Android mobile devices. The NCTSN Learning Center offers a PFA online training course. Additional PFA resources include:

Disaster Helpline

SAMHSA has a national Disaster Distress Helpline – for people living in the U.S. seeking emotional support, call 1-800-985-5990 or text TALKWITHUS to 66746.

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