Coronavirus Emergency Resources
Please Share This Resource
Please share this page with any therapist you know who needs some extra support and resources for themselves and clients during these challenging times!
Trusted Information Sources:
- Coronavirus.gov - Website by the White House, CDC & FEMA.
- John Hopkins University’s Coronavirus Live Corona Tracking Data
- Flattening the Curve - resources from experts academics in public health.
- CDC Coronavirus HQ
- WHO Coronavirus HQ
- FEMA COVID-19 Emergency Declaration
- U.S. Departmnt of Health & Human Services COVID-19 Updates.
National Alliance on Mental Health COVID-19 Guide - See common questions about Coronavirus answered by professionals from NAMI in this short guide.
COVID-19 Partner Toolkit (CMS) - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is taking action to protect the health and safety of our nation’s patients and providers in the wake of the 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
National Conference of State Legislatures COVID-9 Resources - NCSL is committed to providing our members with timely responses to state research requests and the essential knowledge needed to guide state action. This page is updated daily to reflect new resources in policy areas ranging from education to health care costs and access.
Housing & Financial Resources
COVID-19 Tax Relief (IRS) - The IRS has established a special section focused on steps to help taxpayers, businesses and others affected by the coronavirus. This page will be updated as new information is available.
COVID-19 Coronavirus and Housing/Homelessness - The Disaster Housing Recovery Coalition will lead recurring national calls on Coronavirus and Homelessness/Housing every Monday at 2:30pmET until Congress includes housing and homelessness resources in the COVID-19 stimulus package.
Freddie Mac COVID-19 - Freddie Mac staff is working to ensure that our employees, customers and borrowers are protected from the direct and indirect impacts of coronavirus (COVID–19).
Articles for Therapists:
Podcasts for Therapists:
- LIVE TALK Regulations and Legalities of Telehealth Today
- Medicare will now cover telehealth to fight Coronavirus
- Learn about 1135 Waivers
- 1135 Waiver at a Glance
Articles to share with clients:
- COVID-19 Stress and Coping Tips (CDC)
- Getting Bored? Here's A List Of Free Things That Weren't Free Before Coronavirus
- How to Cope With Anxiety About Coronavirus (COVID-19)
- What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus
- Coronavirus Sanity Guide from 10% Happier
- How to Deal With Coronavirus If You Have OCD or Anxiety
- Stuck at Home? These 12 Famous Museums Offer Virtual Tours (Video)
- Looking after your mental health during the Coronavirus outbreak
- List of education companies offering free subscriptions.
Videos to share with clients:
Podcast Episodes to share with clients:
Links to Share with Clients:
- Online AA Meetings (Addiction Recovery)
Worksheets for Clients
Offer Remote Therapy
- Online Therapy Getting Started Guide (PDF)
- Remote Therapy Informed Consent Form
- "Preparing for Your Session" Checklist to Send to Clients
- How to use Spruce for Telemedicine (Webinar)
- Free Practice Resources to Enable Quick Telehealth Adoption During COVID-19
- APA Telepsychology Best Practice 101 Series
- Guidelines for Virtual EMDR Therapy (EMDRIA)
Learning & Entertainment Online
San Diego Zoo: https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/
Yellowstone National Park: https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/photosmultimedia/virtualtours.htm
Great Wall of China: https://www.thechinaguide.com/destination/great-wall-of-china
Appalachian Trail: https://www.nps.gov/appa/learn/photosmultimedia/virtualtour.htm
San Diego Zoo Live Cameras: https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/live-cams
Monterey Bay Aquarium: https://www.montereybayaquarium.org/animals/live-cams
Panda Cam: https://zooatlanta.org/panda-cam/
Houston Zoo: https://www.houstonzoo.org/explore/webcams/
Georgia Aquarium: https://www.georgiaaquarium.org/webcam/beluga-whale-webcam/
British Museum, London: https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/
Guggenheim Museum, NY: https://artsandculture.google.com/streetview/solomon-r-guggenheim-museum-interior-streetview/jAHfbv3JGM2KaQ?hl=en&sv_lng=-73.95902634325634&sv_lat=40.78285751667664&sv_h=30.75703204567916&sv_p=0.06928383072430222&sv_pid=MfnUmHRyOSzMtY3vtYU05g&sv_z=0.9645743015259166
National Gallery of Art, Washington DC: https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/national-gallery-of-art-washington-dc?hl=en
Musee d’Orsay, Paris: https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/musee-dorsay-paris?hl=en
National Mueum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Seoul: https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/national-museum-of-modern-and-contemporary-art-korea?hl=en
Pergamon Museum, Berlin: https://artsandculture.google.com/entity/pergamon/m05tcm?hl=en
Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam: https://artsandculture.google.com/streetview/rijksmuseum/iwH5aYGoPwSf7g?hl=en&sv_lng=4.885283712508563&sv_lat=52.35984312584405&sv_h=311.1699875145569&sv_p=-5.924133903625474&sv_pid=fOVcUXQW2wpRf33iUmxEfg&sv_z=1
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam: https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/van-gogh-museum?hl=en
The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles: https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/the-j-paul-getty-museum?hl=en
Uffizi Gallery, Florence: https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/uffizi-gallery?hl=en
MSAP, Sao Paulo: https://artsandculture.google.com/partner/masp?hl=en
Open Heritage Sites from Around the world: https://artsandculture.google.com/project/openheritage
Blarney Castle and Gardens: https://www.blarneycastle.ie/pages/map-and-virtual-tour
Musicals you can watch at home: https://www.playbill.com/article/15-broadway-plays-and-musicals-you-can-watch-on-stage-from-home
Ballet Nova Center: https://www.facebook.com/watch/BalletNovaCenterForDance/
Only do exercises according to your ability level.
Bodyweight exercises: Pushups, sit-ups, squats, jumping jacks, mountain climbers, burpees.
Just Dance 3: https://youtu.be/BhYvFMq7Xaw
Free Yoga Programs: https://www.doyogawithme.com/
Guided Imagery: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t1rRo6cgM_E&t=143s
How to Meditate: https://www.nytimes.com/guides/well/how-to-meditate
Meditation for Anxiety: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4pLUleLdwY4
Free Online Courses
One month free trial: https://www.thegreatcoursesplus.com/lp/t1/freemo?source_id=FREEMO&utm_source=Social_Media&utm_medium=Facebook&utm_campaign=1000614&fbclid=IwAR3iebSRuHrjP-eiK4QX0YeiVXUdfxZCMmJR-HAVUXtHNuqRD8NPSC4debA
New York City Library, free digital books https://www.nypl.org/books-music-movies/ebookcentral
Free Audio Books http://www.openculture.com/freeaudiobooks
Free Public Domain Books https://librivox.org/
Your local library has digital books and audio books to check out
Learning & Entertainment for Kids
Fun Brain: www.funbrain.com
Storyline Online: www.storylineonline.net
Just Dance 3: https://youtu.be/BhYvFMq7Xaw
What do you need the most help with?
Comment below and let us know so we can add resources for you!