COVID-19's Impact on Mental Health and Developing Countries

Clinical psychologist Luana Marques talked about the effects of COVID-19 on mental health and how a convergence of stress factors were resulting in… read more

Clinical psychologist Luana Marques talked about the effects of COVID-19 on mental health and how a convergence of stress factors were resulting in rising levels of anxiety and depression among all Americans. Ms. Marques also responded to viewer calls.

Dr. Joia Mukherjee, director of the global health delivery program at Harvard Medical School, discussed the pandemic as the virus began to spread in such developing nations as India, Bangladesh, and Benin. She also talked about the importance of providing support to countries for mitigation measures such as testing and contact tracing, and responded to viewer comments.

Representative Dan Meuser (R-PA) spoke by phone about the pandemic’s impact on his central Pennsylvania district, which is in the heart of the state’s coal country. He talked about restrictions brought on by the virus in the state and beginning to reopen businesses in the Keystone State. He also discussed the impact on his family and his work as a congressional lawmaker. close

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COVID-19's Impact on Mental Health and Developing Countries

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First Aired:
Apr 29, 2020 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 30, 2020 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Apr 29, 2020 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 29, 2020 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 29, 2020 | 10:13pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Apr 30, 2020 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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