A third of Americans now show signs of clinical anxiety or depression, Census Bureau finds

A third of Americans now show signs of clinical anxiety or depression, Census Bureau finds

Posted by Marsha West ∙ May 28, 2020 ∙ In NewsCoronavirus – COVID-19, Depression, Health, United States of America

(SF Gate) A third of Americans are showing signs of clinical anxiety or depression, Census Bureau data shows, the most definitive and alarming sign yet of the psychological toll exacted by the coronavirus pandemic.

When asked questions normally used to screen patients for mental health problems, 24% showed clinically significant symptoms of major depressive disorder and 30% showed symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder. Continue reading →

https://christianresearchnetwork.org/2020/05/28/a-third-of-americans-now-show-signs-of-clinical-anxiety-or-depression-census-bureau-finds/