We recognize that the number of resources coming to you via your email or through social media related to COVID-19 may feel overwhelming at times. In an effort to streamline all of the resources that are coming our way, we will be disseminating a summary of some of the top resources we've received every week on Fridays, instead of daily, unless it's time-sensitive.
As the world faces unprecedented fear and uncertainty, the mental health community understands that we are stronger together. That’s why some of the nation’s most credible mental health organizations have teamed up to collaborate on a free resource hub to help people address their mental health needs during the COVID-19 pandemic.
During a crisis such as the COVID-19 pandemic, it is common for everyone to experience increased levels of distress and anxiety. Physicians and other frontline health care professionals are particularly vulnerable to negative mental health effects as they strive to balance the duty of caring for patients with concerns about their own well-being and that of their family and friends.
It’s important to note that we are not helpless in light of current news events. We can always choose our response. If you are struggling, here are some things you can do to take care of your mental health in the face of uncertainty. An article from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP).
As families continue to adapt to the traumatic circumstances playing out around us, we find ourselves grappling with fears and challenges that most of us have never experienced. In addition to the four webinars previously released, PEP will continue to offer free weekly webinars on relevant topics based on the evolving crisis. The webinars will be held on Thursdays at 11 am CST.
Ayuda Mutua MKE: El propósito de esta página es ofrecer a las comunidades de habla hispana información y recursos actualizada sobre el coronavirus en Milwaukee. / The purpose of this page is to provide Spanish-speaking communities with up-to-date information and resources on the coronavirus in Milwaukee.
Visit the Milwaukee Coalition for Children's Mental Health's COVID-19 webpage for inspiring stories, local news, ways to help, and support for parents, for nonprofits, and for all areas of mental health.
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