Students try to deal with Mental Health as a Pandemic Stress
* Sarah, Washington, DC.
* Hudson, California.
Kelly Davis, associate vice president for advocacy for members and youth, Mental Health America, Alexandria, VA.
Jane Cooley Fruehwirth, Associate Professor, Department of Economics; Professor, Carolina Population Center, UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC.
Laura S. Gray, Ph.D., clinical psychologist, National Children’s Medical Center, Washington, DC.
Khadijah Booth Watkins, MD, psychiatrist; associate director, Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.
Loretta Whitson, EdD, Executive Director, California Association of School Advisors, Ontario, CA.
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ABC News: “Lawmakers encourage mental health days for children amid the pandemic.” Covid19k12counseling.org.
Mental Health America: “2021: The State of Mental Health in America.”
Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: “A Rapid Systematic Study: The Impact of Social Isolation and Loneliness on the Mental Health of Children and Adolescents in the Context of COVID-19.”
New York Post: “Three NYC children killed themselves in three weeks amid the COVID-19 pandemic.”
CDC: “Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)”.
Mention the wizard: “States that experience the most anxiety or depression during a pandemic.”
Student Wellness Survey, American Civil Liberties Union Southern California Union, May 8, 2020.