How To Cope When A Natural Disaster Hit

Natural disasters can significantly impact the mental health of many including those directly impacted, first responders, survivors of previous natural disasters, and those watching the coverage. Mental Health America (2017) identifies the following common reactions to natural disasters. Disbelief and shock Fear and anxiety about the future Disorientation; difficulty making decisions or concentrating Apathy and emotional numbing Nightmares and reoccurring thoughts about the event Irritability … Continue reading How To Cope When A Natural Disaster Hit

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#BeyGood, FEMA, Red Cross, State Agencies Disaster Relief Resources

Emergency Disaster Relief Programs We all are aware of the disaster that occurred in Houston and surrounding cities in Texas that has affected millions of families.  They will be without for more days to come. With that, the team and I wanted to provide resources to pass along to friends, families and loved ones. Please share throughout your community.   “I am working closely with … Continue reading #BeyGood, FEMA, Red Cross, State Agencies Disaster Relief Resources