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Statement to our supporters

Changes in US immigration policy have left many families in a state of distress and uncertainty regarding whether loved ones will be able to return home. Apprehension about separation from loved ones and the safety of family members who may have to return to their countries of origins is an enormous stressor. As mental health […]

Orlando Nightclub Shooting

Dear Friends and Fellow Psychiatrists, Sadly, we are once again reaching out in light of the most recent tragedy, as our thoughts are with those in Orlando. We are asking affiliates in Orlando to lend your support and expertise by connecting with local community religious and social groups that are providing services. We offer training […]

Paris attacks

We are deeply saddened by the unfathomable losses and terrible events in Paris. We stand in solidarity and ready to offer assistance in any way. For more information on how we serve, please check out our website. To contact us directly, email us at info@disasterpsych.org or call 203-727-0923.

Update on the Needs Assessment Team

The needs assessment team comprised of Dr. Jeffrey Taxman, Dr. Namita Rajouria-Malla and Dr. Ram Suresh Mahato started DPO’s relief mission in Nepal on May 22, 2015. DPO partnered with Rato Bangla School (RBS) in Lalitpur to conduct several training and supportive sessions at RBS for teachers, supporting staff, parents and high school students. Teachers […]

Nepal Earthquake Disaster

Nepal Earthquake Relief

We are responding to the Nepal earthquake and we need your support to implement our Mission. Our current fundraising goal of $30,000 will allow three teams to implement our proven strategies of needs assessment, care, training and support  on the ground.  All funds will be used to provide both short and long term care strategies. Please donate.  Every […]

Ebola Response and Aftercare

Disaster Psychiatry Outreach announces two significant partnerships relating to the ongoing fight against ebola. More Than Me is an organization caring for young girls in Liberia. The founder and CEO, Katie Meyler, has been recognized as an ebola fighter and TIME Magazine’s Person of the Year. DPO is offering one-on-one support to More Than Me staff and training for […]