All articles related to "mental health":

How COVID-19 is affecting mental health across generations

Karestan Koenen, professor of psychiatric epidemiology, discussed how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the mental health of different generations in a September 21, 2020 Facebook Live interview with Christine Chen of the Esalen Institute.

Shoring up mental health as winter approaches

Six months of dealing with the coronavirus, social unrest, and economic recession have left two out of five Americans with feelings of depression or anxiety, according to recent data—and the problem is likely to get worse as winter…

Opinion: Health care workers need more mental health support

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacted a dramatic mental health toll on health care workers, including Lorna Breen, a physician and director of the emergency department at New York-Presbyterian Allen Hospital, who committed suicide earlier this year, according to…

What to expect when you're not expecting a pandemic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3D15qEBu0LU About this forum Wednesday, July 1, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted the wellbeing of pregnant and recently pregnant people. As a part of the COVID-19 Mental Health Forum Series hosted by Dr. Karestan Koenen, this…

COVID-19 pandemic may cause long-term mental health issues

The coronavirus pandemic, which has brought sickness, death, and disruption to daily life for millions of people worldwide, may also bring long-term mental health effects, according to a June 8, 2020 article in Business Insider. “Initially for all…