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Covid-19 Primary Care Resources


Mental Health

Wellbeing resources for children

Digital resources specifically designed to support primary school aged children during the pandemic

Children and Young People
Vaccinating the severely mentally ill

GPs are encouraged to apply a flexible approach to defining SMI

Socially Vulnerable Groups Vaccinations
Learning Disability: Easy read guides for patients, face mask exemption cards, and resources for carers

Resources specifically designed to support people with learning difficulties during the pandemic

Socially Vulnerable Groups
Wellbeing resources and support for students

Online, phone and email support to help students navigate the challenges of the Covid pandemic

Socially Vulnerable Groups
QCovid Risk Calculator

Additional people are now being added to the Shielded Patient List using the QCovid risk calculator

Diabetes Other conditions Socially Vulnerable Groups Staff Support Testing, Trials and Research
The Black and Asian family Covid-19 Helpline

Bolo: Barnardo s Covid-19 helpline and webchat for those 11+

Psychological responses to disasters

Guidance on the natural course of community recovery, and signs of compassion fatigue

Staff Support
Domestic Abuse

Household isolation instructions do not apply for patients escaping domestic abuse

Isolation and Social Distancing Socially Vulnerable Groups Women's Health
How can we best manage insomnia during the pandemic?

Advice from a Consultant Psychiatrist in Behavioural Sleep Medicine

Ask an Expert Prescribing
Bereavement

Resources for patients and those supporting people who have been bereaved by Covid-19

End of life care
Online resources to support recovery from Covid-19

Information for patients on physical and emotional recovery

Post-viral recovery
Wellbeing resource packs for parents in multiple languages

Translations of high quality advice and resources compiled by child psychologists in one place

Children and Young People
Alcohol dependence – harm reduction in homeless populations

Simple guidance on determining baseline alcohol intake and brief guidance on safe reduction

Socially Vulnerable Groups
Parenting advice for families under pressure

Resources for parents on managing challenging behaviours and negative emotions

Children and Young People
Activities to do at home to support young people’s mental health

Resources developed by CAMHS experts for different age groups

Children and Young People
Clozapine guidance for patients with Covid-19

Symptoms of Covid-19 can mimic clozapine related Adverse Drug Effects

Prescribing
ADHD medications during the COVID-19 outbreak

Expert guidance encourages flexibility around monitoring to enable continued access to ADHD medications

Children and Young People Prescribing
Perinatal mental health

RCPsych advice for clinicians

Women's Health
Psychotropic medication

Careful consideration should be given to whether now is the best the time to withdraw or change patients from medication

Prescribing