Many of you are probably inundated with a lot of information during the COVID-19 public health crisis and it can be a challenge to sift through all of that information to identify what would be the most relevant information.  And, in times like these it is easy to experience information overload!

Our colleagues at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health have compiled an excellent list of tools and resources to help you and your loved ones manage stress and anxiety and stay safe during this public health crisis that we have supplemented with some Washington state resources.  Look below for a list of coping strategies and activities; school and education resources; behavior supports and discussion strategies; and more. Please note that this list is not exhaustive and please provide suggestions in the comment section below.

Information related to COVID-19 and disability

 Coping strategies for caregivers

Coping strategies/activities to do at home with children

School-related information

Social stories, behavioral supports/videos and discussion strategies

About our colleagues at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Founded in 1912 by special education pioneer Helena Devereux, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare. The organization is guided by its mission: To change lives by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences. To learn more, visit