Health care professionals: mental health resources

The Conversation Project - Different tools to support Healthcare staff wellbeing.

University of Colorado offers mindful practices and a daily wellness journal.

Therapy Aid Project Parachute merged with Therapy Aid to provide free and low cost short-term therapy for US healthcare professionals and first responders

Physician Support Line offers free and confidential peer support to physicians.

Talkspace offers professional mental health resources during the time of COVID-19.

Frontline Help provides frontline staff with pro bono emotional support during the pandemic.

Brave Embodiment Counseling offers a free 45 minute mindful clarity session.

Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress offers a variety of resources. 

American College of Emergency Physicians also provides resources, webinars, and crisis support.

Harvard Global Health Institute has mental health COVID resources.

Center to Advance Palliative Care has a video addressing moral distress caused by COVID. 

Other free mental health resources that healthcare professionals and individuals can access:

  • Disaster Distress Helpline 1-800-985-5990, or text “TalkWithUs” to 66746

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

  • SAMHSA National Helpline 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

  • National Institute of Mental Health Crisis Text Line 741741 (text “HELLO”)

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness 1-800-950-6264

  • Veteran Crisis Line 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and press 1, or text to 838255