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ADA National Network Learning Session: Disaster Behavioral Health and People with Access and Functional Needs: Resources from the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
ADA [Americans with Disabilities Act] National Network, August 11, 2016
This one-hour, 29-minute webinar provides an introduction to disaster behavioral health and overview of resources from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) that emergency managers, providers, and the public can utilize year-round, during and immediately following disaster events, and during long-term recovery. It discusses the core principles of disaster behavioral health, including distress risk factors and warning signs inclusive of and unique to people with access and functional needs.
The Michigan Office of Highway Safety Planning is making available Drive Slow on Ice and Snow materials to encourage motorists to drive safely during inclement winter weather conditions.
The 60 minute program on Sunday featured an Ebola report on ZMapp. To view this report, please visit: http://www.cbs.com/shows/60_minutes/.
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