Covid-19 Resources

COVID-19 INFORMATION AND RESOURCES FOR TRAVELERS

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As the COVID-19 situation continues to change, important resources and information are being released to the public from government, nonprofit, and professional organizations. We're monitoring the availability of this information for our travel nurses, therapists, and allied clinicians and we will post links as they become available. Please refer back to this page for updates.

Mental Health Resources

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990

Provides 24/7 crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster.

 

American Nurses Association

Well-Being Initiative

Free tools to support the mental health and resilience of all nurses.

 

American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

Stress, Resilience, and COVID-19

 

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255

 

Reboot Recovery

A faith-based program that helps first responders of all faiths overcome trauma.

Overcoming Trauma Together

  

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Tips for Social Distancing, Quarantine, and Isolation During an Infectious Disease Outbreak

COVID-19: Coping to Maintain Your Emotional Health

 

Coronavirus Online Therapy

Therapists offering short-term, pro-bono or low fee online sessions to “front line” or “essential” workers.

Online Therapy Resource

 

Give an Hour

Give an Hour’s Hospital Heroes Program provides six hours of free, confidential, mental health support to all hospital-based essential employees in the states of NY, NJ, and CT as well as their loved ones.

Give an Hour Hospital Heroes Program

 

Talkspace Online Counseling

Discounted online therapy in the form of text, audio and video calls with a licensed therapist. 

Online Therapy with a Licensed Therapist 

 

Additional Resources

HNHN

Join ANA Enterprise’s Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation (HNHN), a free nurse wellness initiative that has a multitude of resources to support your well-being. Visit HNHN’s blog Mental Health Help for Nurses for specific resources to support your well-being during the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Financial 

Nurses House, a national fund for nurses who cannot work due to a COVID-19 infection, caring for a family member with COVID-19, or an employer mandated quarantine.

ANA Financial Wellness offers free financial tools and education for ANA members sponsored by Prudential.

Brave of Heart Fund provides charitable relief grants to  the families of health care workers who lost their lives to COVID-19.

 

Grief

American Nurse article “Grief Management After a Nurse’s Death”

Uniformed Service University’s Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress “Grief Leadership During COVID-19”

 

Support for your Family

Uniformed Service University’s Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress “Supporting Families of Healthcare Workers Exposed to COVID-19”

 

National Academy of Medicine's Action Collaborative on Clinical Well-being 

The National Academy of Medicine’s Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-being Resources to Support the Health and Well-Being of Clinicians During the COVID-19 Outbreak