Behavioral Tendencies

Mental Health

Pandemic takes a toll on mental health of US residents, new national survey shows

11/07/2020 06:00am | 29 views

As United States residents continue to weather the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s taking a toll on their mental health, according to a new national survey led by researchers from Northeastern, Harvard, Northwestern, and Rutgers universities.

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Summer in the Age of COVID-19: What Activities Are Safe?

10/07/2020 06:00am | 28 views

The weather is finally sunny and warm – summer is back! But there’s still a pandemic to consider. So, what activities you can do safely this summer, and which ones should you avoid? When making your decisions, consider four factors: person, place, space, and time.

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Parents Need to Have Honest Conversations With Kids About Race and Racism, Starting Very Early

06/07/2020 06:00am | 132 views

By Marisa LaScala

Babies as young as three months start to process ideas about race. We owe it to our kids to talk about it.

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A Bright Side to Sheltering in Place With Your Family

14/06/2020 06:00am | 261 views

For many families, stepping out of our normal work and social routines, staying home, and limiting our interaction with the outside world has caused incredible mental, relational, and financial distress. By now, at week 9 (or more, for some of us) of social distancing, I know many parents are feeling overwhelmed with anxiety at the thought of continuing to stay home.

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Mental Health

Coronavirus Brings Toughest Mental Health Month In Memory

30/05/2020 06:00am | 280 views

By Harry Saltzgaver

May has been Mental Health Awareness Month since 1949. May 2020 may well be the most stressful in the last 71 years, Long Beach experts say.

 

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