Spiritual & Mental Health Resources

Journal of Christian Nursing Articles:

NEW! Surviving the Trauma of COVID - Nurses report on their experience coping with the difficulties of being a nurse during COVID-19.

Stress test: God’s Stethoscope for Your Heart - Practical and biblical insights for nurses to cope with stress, mental and spiritual strain.

Anxiety: Etiology, Treatment and Christian Perspectives - Helping nurses care for themselves and others using medical/psychosocial and biblical principles.

No Time to Fear - An interview with a nurse who overcame fear about involvement caring for patients following a natural disaster. Encouragement about prayer, Scripture and caring for others

Offering Whole Person Care: Dealing with Fear - Conquering fear with godly weapons, both for patients and nurses. 

Living Out Christian Spirituality in Patient Care: One Nurse Practitioner’s Experience - Bringing a biblical perspective to patients who are stressed, and maintaining such as perspective for oneself.

How Can We Practice Mindfulness? - Real-life and Scriptural content about caring for the spirit of others through our presence.

InterVarsity Press Books

Anxiety: Finding Comfort and Reassurance from God

Other Helpful Spiritual & Mental Health Resources:

NEW! HelpAdvisor: Hispanic American Mental Health Resources in Spanish (English version here)

Dr. Paul's By the Sea: Nurse Burnout

ARK Behavioral Health: COVID-19 Mental Health and Addiction Resources

The National Sleep Foundation: Sleep Health Topics

Religion News Service: The Pandemic at Six Months: Welcome to the Disillusionment Phase

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration: Phases of Disaster

Rehab4Addiction: Coronavirus: Guidance for Better Mental Health

Harvard Business Review: That Discomfort You're Feeling is Grief

Verywell Mind: How to Cope with Anxiety About Coronavirus (COVID-19)

American Nurses Foundation: Well-Being Initiative

Sunshine Behavioiral Health: Telehealth and Online Mental Health Resources During COVID-19 Pandemic

The Partnership Center: Connecting Spiritually to Mental Health Services in the Midst of the Crisis Webinar

ANA / Nursing World's COVID-19 Resource Center: Mental Health and Well-Being

Beryl Institute Webinar: Caring for Ourselves in Times of Crisis

Beryl Institute Webinar: Psychological First Aid: Managing Emotional Challenges in this Unprecedented Time

CDC: Manage Anxiety and Stress

The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Parent / Caregiver Guide

Greater Good Science Center: How to Keep the Greater Good in Mind

American Psychological Association: Keeping Your Distance to Stay Safe