COVID-19: Mental Health Support
Mental health support for children, young people and families during COVID-19
The following resources have been shared by Leicestershire County Council – Connor Melia, Health Improvement Officer, Public Health
Please signpost appropriate patients to these resources and refer to them in your consultations whenever possible. The resource packs are supported by:
Rehab4Addiction – COVID-19 & Mental Health guide
The Community Outreach department with Rehab4Addiction serves as an online resource to those dealing with substance addiction
They have now created the following website page ‘COVID-19 & Mental Health guide‘ which is a useful read or signposting resource to use in your professional practice.
For more information please see the following LLR LPC website news article:
Ark Behavioural Health – Community Outreach
A centre accredited by The Joint Commission considered to be “The Gold Standard” of rehabilitation care.
Our organisation knows everyone’s situation is unique and deserves personalised, evidence-based treatments.
COVID-19 has impacted the lives of many in 2020. Unfortunately, that also includes the increase of those struggling with substance abuse and mental health by a staggering 40 percent according to the CDC. For that reason, we created the following resource page that shares valuable information for those seeking help while battling addiction and co-occurring conditions:
On this website page, you’ll find information on:
- The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health and substance use
- List of mental health and addiction resources
- Frequently asked questions (FAQ) about telehealth
- Caring for a loved one who is struggling
Last updated: 18th January 2021