Recommendations for Supporting Staff In High-risk Environments During Crisis (COVID-19 Rapid Response Network)
Source: Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: Behavioral Health Leaders, Peers
Topics: Crisis Response System, Self-help/Emotional Regulation
This short guide is based on interviews with eight individuals experienced with civilian, military, and medical crisis response about supporting staff during times of crises. Offering in-person services during a pandemic to better serve highly vulnerable populations adds an additional layer of stress for individuals that deliver these high-risk services.