Why the pandemic will impact mental health for years, and 3 concerning side effects

Consumer demand for mental and behavioral health services reached a fever pitch in 2020.  From prolonged social distancing and financial strains, to the burnout of extra caretaking, grief over tremendous loss, and the monotony of working from home, the effects of the pandemic drove many people to seek professional help.

Even with the end in sight, many people are struggling to recover from the toll this crisis imposed. …

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