**Special Alert**

Please click on the following links for resources for dealing with distress/trauma

Coping with Stress After a Traumatic Event - Tip Sheet from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

Disaster Distress Helpline Brochure - A brochure from www.samhsa.gov

Disaster Distress Helpline - webage with additional information

General Guidelines for Parents

Hope for Pennsylvanians - Healthy planning to stay calm in an emergency – From the PA Department of Public Welfare

Trauma and Your Family - The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

Tips for Talking with and Helping Children and Youth Cope After a Disaster or Traumatic Event - from www.samhsa.gov

When Terrible Things Happen


Carbon, Monroe, and Pike Counties

Carbon-Monroe-Pike Mental Health and Developmental ServicesCarbon, Monroe, and Pike counties operate a mental health and developmental services program with offices in each county. If you have a need for such services, or know someone who does, you may contact us by email, telephone, or by visiting one of our offices.

Vision Statement

Carbon-Monroe-Pike Mental Health and Developmental Services promotes an environment where all community members receive the supports that they need to be self-sufficient and to maintain a high quality of life in a community that fosters resiliency and embraces recovery.

Mission Statement

The Carbon-Monroe-Pike Mental Health and Developmental Services’ mission is to partner with consumers, family members, service providers, and community members to assist individuals with emotional, behavioral, or developmental issues, and their families, in becoming self-sufficient and obtaining an improved quality of life. This will be accomplished by creating and maintaining an environment that promotes and supports recovery and resiliency and by linking individuals and families to necessary and desired supports.