The webinar will be held:
Thursday, June 9, 2022, 1 to 2:30 p.m.
Event link: meetny-events.webex.com/meetny-events/j.php?MTID=m1e5f38bf7eb7d19e8de0f8bec9a58fcc
Password: OMHwebinar2022 (66493246 from phones)
To accommodate the considerable interest for information, OMH will again record the event and make files available for download on our website, along with additional resources for New Yorkers impacted by theses violent events. These resources are available at: omh.ny.gov/omhweb/disaster_resources/emergency-mental-health-resources.html
Additional help is available by calling the NY Project Hope Emotional Support Helpline
(1-844-863-9314) to speak with a trained crisis counselor who will provide free, anonymous, and confidential advice and, if needed, referral to services in your community.
Other resources available to the public include:
– SAMHSA’s Disaster Distress Helpline – (1-800-985-5990)
– National Child Traumatic Stress Network – Mass Violence Resources
– American Psychological Association (APA) – APA Resources for coping with mass shootings, understanding gun violence
– National Association of School Psychologists – Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers (nasponline.org)
These last few weeks have been especially challenging for all of us. Please take time to care of yourself, your children, your friends, and loved ones.
Ann Marie T. Sullivan, MD,
New York State Office of Mental Health
Public Information Office
Office of Mental Health
44 Holland Ave., Albany, NY 12229
Feeling stressed by the COVID-19 pandemic? You are not alone. Call the NY Project Hope Emotional Support Helpline 7 days a week, 8am-10pm at 1-844-863-9314 or visit nyprojecthope.org