Coronavirus and Mental Health Resources
Mental Health Resources Available during the Coronavirus Pandemic
Virtual Counseling Available to Creighton Community Public School students:
Grades 7-12: contact School Counselor, Christine Baldwin, email@example.com
Grades K-6: contact School Counselor, Teresa Kuhl, firstname.lastname@example.org
Nebraska Family Hotline (1-888-866-8660): Any Problem. Any Time. A free resource for parents and educators who have any type of question regarding a child’s behavior.
Good Life Counseling & Support, Norfolk, 402-371-3044; set up for Telehealth counseling; grants may be available for free counseling services
Nebraska Department of Health & Human Resources, DHHS Covid-19 Information Line: 402-552-6645 (8 am-8 pm, 7 days a week)
Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255)
Tips for Parents During the COVID-19 Pandemic: a document that provides 9 tips for parents to support their children during the pandemic
Helping Children Cope During the Coronavirus Outbreak: a document outlining how to help children cope with stress
Talking to Children About COVID-19: a webpage from the World Health Organization full of great tips for parents
Explaining Coronavirus to Kids: This short YouTube video produced by the CDC could be used by parents or counselors to help younger students understand the virus.