George Everly, PhD: The Mental Health Burdens of COVID-19

August 6, 2020
Kenny Walter

Kenny Walter is an editor with HCPLive. Prior to joining MJH Life Sciences in 2019, he worked as a digital reporter covering nanotechnology, life sciences, material science and more with R&D Magazine. He graduated with a degree in journalism from Temple University in 2008 and began his career as a local reporter for a chain of weekly newspapers based on the Jersey shore. When not working, he enjoys going to the beach and enjoying the shore in the summer and watching North Carolina Tar Heel basketball in the winter.

A leading psychiatric expert discusses some of the pitfalls people face due to the ongoing pandemic.

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic may leave a lasting impact in mental health across the world.

While the shelter-in-place orders had an obvious effect on mental health, there are still more hurdles to clear as their are questions regarding in-person schools and just how long it will take before a protective vaccine is available.

In the latest episode of the DocTalk podcast, George S. Everly, Jr., PhD, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, discusses some of the mental health issues related to the ongoing pandemic.


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