Immediate Crisis Counseling for those affected by the Tornado in Oklahoma Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990
Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common
reactions after any natural or human-caused disaster. A disaster
or tragedy is unexpected and often brings out strong emotions.
The toll-free Disaster Distress Helpline can provide immediate
counseling to anyone who needs help in dealing with the violent
storms that swept across Oklahoma.
This free, confidential, and multilingual crisis support service
is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and is also available
via SMS—text “TalkWithUs” to 66746. Callers and texters are
connected to trained and caring professionals who provide
confidential counseling, referrals to the closest crisis centers,
and other needed support services.