The intermediate and long-term negative mental health and substance misuse trends displayed by Hurricane Katrina survivors are highlighted in this Supplemental Research Bulletin. Topics include the following:
This Supplemental Research Bulletin has been archived at Effects of Hurricane Katrina.
Studies included in four articles about the prevalence of substance misuse among disaster response workers are analyzed in this Supplemental Research Bulletin in order to seek an understanding of the relationship betweenthe stress of disaster response work and substance use and misuse.
Topics address the following questions:
This Supplemental Research Bulletin has been archived at Substance Misuse Among Disaster Response Workers.
This Supplemental Research Bulletin issue examines the emotional impact that natural and human-caused disasters have on children and youth.
Topics include the following:
This Supplemental Research Bulletin has been archived at Children and Disasters.
Last updated 02/05/2014
Tips for Talking With and Helping Children and Youth Cope After a Disaster or Traumatic Event
A Guide for Parents, Teachers and Care-Givers.
Immediate Disaster Response: Hurricane Sandy-Disaster Behavioral Health Information Series (DBHIS)
This installment of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Disaster Behavioral Health Information Series (DBHIS) focuses on first responders and, currently, Hurricane Sandy.