Practical guidance for healthcare staff in using controlled breathing to help manage stress during Covid-19 from the Traumatic Stress Clinic, Camden and Islington NHS Foundation Trust.
Brief and easy-to-read poster aimed at parents, offering ways to support children during the COVID-19 outbreak, created by the World Health Organisation.
Guidance for planners of the psychosocial response to stress experienced by hospital staff associated with COVID: Early Interventions
The COVID Trauma Response Working Group have developed guidance to inform planners, managers and team leaders of the organisational and psychological processes which are likely to be helpful, or unhelpful, in supporting staff during the early stages of the response to COVID. The guidance has been collated from research, best practice guidelines and expert clinical opinion.
An infographic developed by NHS Scotland on the stress that healthcare workers may face and developing a balance of resilient coping strategies.
Covid Calm provide multiple short stress management sessions throughout the day for healthcare professionals globally, delivered by experienced stress management trainers or therapists.
Support the Workers have developed a rapid evidence-based training and support curriculum for staff providing psychosocial support to frontline workers in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic in the UK. A series of evidence-based 1-page briefing notes have been produced covering a range of topics including but not limited to; leadership, decision making, performance debriefing and team dynamics.
This website, co-funded by NHS England, is offering support around wellbeing and coping strategies.
Headspace have made their mindfulness app free to all NHS clinical and non-clinical staff to provide support in this time of crisis, until December 2020. The app provides a range of mindfulness meditations.
Heads Together have published a free toolkit with resources and tips to help address anxiety arising from these challenging times. The toolkit includes a booklet to support schools, videos to provide practical guidance and tips to schools, parents and carers about coronavirus (COVID-19) and mental health, activities to ease anxiety that can be done at school or at home, and other helpful advice, helplines and resources for adults and children.