Coping with Tragedy
Eagle County Community, coping with tragedy is difficult. Know that there is help available. If you or someone you know has been impacted by a tragedy, please use the resources provided below.
If you or a loved one is struggling and needs to speak to someone immediately, please reach out to Your Hope Center at (970) 306-4673.
Mountain Strong Peer Support Groups
Find a Therapist
Children & Teen Support
Online Tragedy Resources:
Eagle County Schools - Grief & Loss Resources
National Alliance for Grieving Children - Resources
Coalition to Support Grieving Children - Resources
National Association of School Psychologists - Helping Children Cope with Loss, Death, and Grief PDF (en Español)
Cultivating Compassion Through Meditation
Since 2004, Dr. Charles Raison, Director of the Vail Health Behavioral Health Innovation Center and Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, has conducted multiple medical studies regarding the benefits of compassion meditation.
Vail Health to Create Behavioral Health Innovation Center (BHIC)
Vail Health announced that it is establishing the Vail Health Behavioral Health Innovation Center (BHIC), made possible by a transformative donation from Mike and Mary Sue Shannon. Additionally, Charles Raison, MD, is being named Director of the Vail Health BHIC.
Jared Polis stops in Edwards, EagleVail to sign bills addressing housing and behavioral health
Colorado Gov. Jared Polis says housing and health care are two of the most critical issues facing Coloradans, and on Saturday he addressed them both during a visit to Eagle County.