Disaster and Community Crisis Center

The Disaster and Community Crisis Center (DCC) at the University of Missouri focuses on enhancing mental and behavioral health preparedness, recovery, and resilience in children, families, and communities affected by disaster.

News and Upcoming Events


Resilience and Coping Intervention (RCI)

RCI helps youth share and identify skills to cope with disasters, community trauma, or other challenges. Find out more.

Disasters and the Media

How can parents and teachers help children cope with media coverage of disasters? Find help here.


DCC has resources and interventions to help teachers and school staff assist students before, during, and after a disaster. Find out more.