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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 […]

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/); […]

Kabul Attack

We are saddened to learn of yet another attack, this time in Kabul – leaving over 80 dead and injured. As Muslim community celebrates Ramadan – the ongoing conflict leaves no family untouched. We remain committed to finding best ways to assist in response no matter the place or time. Yet, scale and location of […]

Standing together

In the face of developing news about the Manchester attack, we stand with all victims of senseless violence in England, and around the world. As loved ones are laid to rest and the injured recover – we must express thanks to uniformed personnel, volunteers and humanitarian workers responding to events such as these – from […]