Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19):
Support for Providers and
Families During a Pandemic

The MC3 and MC3 Perinatal programs are committed to helping providers and families during this difficult time and remain open for same-day phone consultations with providers. Below is a comprehensive list of resources compiled to support primary care providers and families. We will continue to update these resources as new information becomes available.

Resources for Providers

Michigan Medicine Department of Psychiatry COVID-19 Mental Health Toolkit: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Toolkit for Providers

Self Care for the Health Care Workers Health Leads USA

At this time of intense pressure, uncertainty and change, self-care is more important than ever. Here are some things you and your staff can easily implement. 

Alleviating coronavirus anxiety by The Reach Institute 

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Response and Resources

Managing Healthcare Workers’ Stress National Center for PTSD-VA

COVID Healthcare Workers’ Managing Stress National Center PTSD – Support and guidelines for Healthcare workers

Addressing Emotional Needs While You’re Sick for clinician treating patients suspected to have or confirmed to have COVID-19

Addressing patients emotional needs during COVID-19 workup and diagnosis: Guidance for Clinicians” – This patient handout is a companion document to the provider guidance

Resources for Anxiety

Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus by Child Mind Institute – Clinical and supportive resources for parents include:

Resources for Autism

Movement, Exercise and Relaxation at Home 

Mindfulness Video Resources

Recommended websites to help children and teens use physical activity to feel better:

Resources for Fun Activities

Here are some free resources to entertain and engage with your young ones.

Resources for Adolescents

Resources for Parents

Parent Self Care

Talking with your Child or Teen about COVID-19

Parents Working from Home

Resources for General Mental Health

National Alliance on Mental Illness Updates-on-the-Coronavirus/COVID-19-Updated-Guide

Information and Resources, online support groups, local and statewide supports for Young Adults, Adults, Perinatal Women pregnant and postpartum online confidential support groups

Locate Your Local Health Department

Michigan.gov/coronavirus – Regular updates and latest news for communities in Michigan

The crisis helpline for emotional distress related to pandemic is available 24/7, 365 days a year by calling 1-800-985-5990, texting TalkWithUs to 66746, or visiting disasterdistress.samhsa.gov