26
Jun
2020
Posted by: In: Canada, Coronavirus, COVID-19, dr deena hinshaw, Dr Illiana Ortegan, Dr. Gina Dimitropoulos, Health, Mental Health, Mental Health And COVID-19, Psychiatry, Teenagers And COVID-19, University of Calgary

University of Calgary leads research into the effects of social distancing on teenagers

Approximately 50% of mental illness begins in emerging adulthood. The COVID-19 pandemic has increased risk for this vulnerable age group. Dr. Gina Dimitropoulos is helping to lead a project in expanding access to mental health services for youth through online evidence-based psychotherapy.