Puerto Rico Response – partner announcement – CrearConSalud

CrearConSalud, Inc. is a non-profit created by a group of Puerto Rican psychiatrists living in the U.S. and members of the American Psychiatric Association (APA). CrearConSalud is registered as a non-profit in PR since late August 2017, but the group has worked on a series of trips to PR since 2015, assessing and re-assessing different community and mental health (MH) needs and […]

Repost from APA District Branch

New York County Psychiatric Society A District Branch of the American Psychiatric Association Puerto Rico Relief Efforts  The New York County Psychiatric Society sends condolences to all those affected by the Las Vegas shooting as well as the recent hurricanes that have affected so many people throughout the southern states and the Caribbean. Our thoughts […]

Las Vegas tragedy

We stand in solidarity with those affected by the tragic and heinous assault in Las Vegas. We are in contact with local disaster mental health officials to provide support and resources as the response continues to develop. We are heartbroken and looking for ways to help – if your community has been directly touched by […]

Hurricanes Harvey and Irma – updates and resources

Dear all, Due to unprecedented scale and geographic spread of the impact we encourage all to work with local response organizations to assist those in most need. Clinical Resources: https://www.cstsonline.org/resources/resource-master-list/harvey-irma-hurricanes-aug-sept-2017 Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress http://disasterpsych.org/what/education DPO training materials Donations: American Red Cross, learn more about health care volunteer opportunities with ARC (https://www.redcross.org/); […]