Mathison Centre researchers study impact of COVID-19 on youth mental health

Mathison Centre researchers study impact of COVID-19 on youth mental health

Understanding and supporting vulnerable children and adolescents.

For young people, the COVID-19 pandemic has been especially challenging. Social distancing measures, the disruption to daily routines, and the transition to distance learning have created an environment of uncertainty and stress – one with the potential to have negative and longstanding effects on their mental health.

But for some young people – those already living with a mental health disorder – the impact of the pandemic may be felt more keenly....

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