How to prepare psychologically for extreme weather events

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How to prepare psychologically for extreme weather events

Australians frequently experience natural disasters including bushfires, floods and cyclones. These events can have a significant impact on the mental health and wellbeing of community members. The APS has played a significant role in the response to recent natural and human-made disasters, and has developed a range of information and resources to assist psychologists, other health professionals and people in disaster-affected communities in the preparation and recovery processes.

Additional disaster resources for health professionals’

Additional disaster resources for health professionals’

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Preparing for extreme weather events

Recovering from extreme weather events and disasters

Bushfires

Heatwaves

Floods

Cyclones

Community violence and human-made disasters

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