Coronavirus and Emerging Infectious Disease Outbreaks Response Resources

These fact sheets provide information and recommendations for healthcare personnel, families, leaders, and businesses to address the psychological and behavioral health impacts of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children. Coping with stress will make you, the people you care about, and your community stronger.

Population: Everyone

Links to Resource:

  • Access the full resource library on COVID-19 from the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress.
  • Read the fact page on Manage Anxiety and Stress from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Access the Resources for Community- and Faith-Based Leaders from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  • Access the resource library Responding to Public Health Emergencies from the Mental Health Technology Transfer Network.
  • Download the National Guidelines for Mental Health Crisis Care: A Best Practices Toolkit. from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
  • Check out the Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases Map by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University and Medicine.
  • Access the Coronavirus Resource Center from the Johns Hopkins University and Medicine.
  • Download the full guide Ten Equity Implications of the Coronavirus Covid-19 Outbreak in the United States from the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).

Date: 2020