Experts Provide Mental Health Tips Amid Pandemic-Related StressorsMay 18, 2020 |
by Sarah Wood
Over the last few months, the COVID-19 pandemic has uprooted the lives of people around the world.
In the United States, the death rate has reached an upwards of 90,000 and the unemployment rate increased to 14.7% in April, according to Statista. With social distancing policies and stay-at-home orders in place throughout the country, schools and businesses have transitioned to remote learning and work.
“It has significantly changed almost everyone’s life in terms of their normal routines, their lifestyles and how they spend their days,” said Dr. Annelle Primm, senior medical advisor at The Steve Fund.