Psychiatry

Resources

IMPORTANT RESOURCES FOR MENTAL HEALTH DURING COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

 

Academy of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies*

 

Alcoholics Anonymous online meetings

American College Health Association has created a guide to help college health staff and campus administrators address COVID-19 on campus.

Anxiety and Depression Association of America Psychologist Jelena Kecmanovic provides some science-based strategies and tips for coping with COVID-19 anxiety.

BeST Tips for Supporting Your Loved One During COVID-19*

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers many helpful information resources:

 
Child Mind Institute has a resource on how to talk to young people about COVID-19.

COVID-19 and Unemployment

Harvard Business Review’s  Anxiety is Contagious: Here’s How to Contain It

Health Resources and Services Administration Telehealth Resource Centers provide assistance, education and information to organizations and individuals who are actively providing or interested in providing health care at a distance, especially those in rural and underserved populations. Check locations on this map.

Hope Center has outlined resources for supporting college students during this crisis.

The Lancet offers A Rapid Review: The psychological impact of quarantine and how to reduce it

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information and Resources

Narcotics Anonymous online meetings

Northwestern University Strategies for Coping with Isolation and Loneliness During the Coronavirus Pandemic*

 

Ohio Department of Health

 

Ohio Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services

 
Psychiatric Times

 

Stress Can Worsen Psychotic Symptoms: BeST Tips for CBT-p Informed Strategies for Responding *

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration

 

World Health Organization information on travel, media resources and other research on COVID-19. 

Please share additional resources by emailing bestcenter@neomed.edu

To learn more about working with the Department of Psychiatry Coordinating Centers of Excellence, please contact Ruth H. Simera, M.Ed., LSW, Executive Director, Coordinating Centers of Excellence, at 330.325.6670 or rsimera@neomed.edu.

Contact

Debbie McConnell
Administrative Coordinator
Phone: 330.325.6690
Email: dmcconne@neomed.edu

INTERIM DEPARTMENT CHAIR

Douglas A. Smith, M.D., DFAPA
Phone: 330.325.6397
Email: dougsmith@admboard.org

Department of Psychiatry

College of Medicine at NEOMED