Ressources concerning COVID-19

Reference list psychosocial information on the Corona crisis

Standing Committee Crisis, Disaster and Trauma Psychology EFPA


Lucia Formenti - Italy : Psychoeducation

-Guidelines for adults, self-protection for adults

-Suggestions and Guidelines for the elderly

-Guidelines for children & Story of Oyster:  The virus and me

-Telephone support- First responders guide


Erik de Soir – Belgium : Information for children

-“Hello I am Corona”  (PDf (9) available meanwhile in more than 16 languages

-“Worthy Goodbye from a distance”  (PDF (91) about last goodbye in times of pandemia)


Bill Yule  - UK: COVID 19  Sources of advice on children (PDF 95)


Stepan Vymetal – Czech Republic : Corona virus disease COVID

- Psychological recommendations for journalists

- Recommendations for psychologists

- Recommendations in relation to children /  Comics for children

- Recommendations for families

- Recommendations for persons in isolation or quarantaine

Assisting people with disabilities


Heidi Wittrup Djup - Norway

How to communciate with Children about Coronavirus  

How to cope with quarantine and Isolation 

How to care for employees (in food stores and other services that have to stay operational during pandemia)

Living with grief during the corona era


Noreen Tehrani - UK

Psychological needs of healthcare staff (Coronavirus) Guidance by BPS

Taking care of our essential workers


Sandra Pitzl - Austria / BÖP

How you can get through Home Isolation and Quarantine  (available in 14! languages)


IASC Reference Group on Mental Health and Psychosocial Support in Emergency Settings

Addressing mental health and psychosocial aspects of COVID-19 Outbreak  (chinese an arabic version available here )

My Hero is You, Storybook for Children on COVID-19 (available in 11 languages here )


Website European Federation of Psychologists Associations EFPA

•  How do our Member Associations deal with the crisis (to find national ressources and recommendations)

• Provision of first line psychological support

Provision of online consultation

Psychological impact of quarantine/isolation, how to cope with quarantine/isolation

Health advice for older adults

How do our Australian colleagues deal with COVID