Confronting the Mental Health Effects of COVID-19 in America

Key Resources (listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent)

“More Than A Quarter Million People Screened Positive for Depression, Anxiety Since Start of The Pandemic.” Mental Health America. August 11, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/VWy3.

“A Holistic Approach for the US Behavioral Health Crisis During the COVID-19 Pandemic.” Coe, E., Crystal, L., Enomoto, K., et al. McKinsey & Company. August 6, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/Adbv.

“Do Americans Face Greater Mental Health and Economic Consequences from COVID-19? Comparing the U.S. with Other High-Income Countries.” Williams, R., Shah, A., Tikkanen, R., et al. The Commonwealth Fund. August 6, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/9Vmw.

“How States Can Meet Mental Health Needs During the Pandemic and Beyond.” Smalley, K. and Warren, J. The Commonwealth Fund. To The Point (blog). July 28, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/C7HR.

“Medicare’s Mental Health Coverage: How COVID-19 Highlights Gaps and Opportunities for Improvement.” McGinty, B. The Commonwealth Fund. July 2020. Available at http://allh.us/yWCY.

“The Coming Mental-Health Crisis.” Ornstein, N. American Enterprise Institute. May 14, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/mGrn.

“Mental Health And COVID-19 Information and Resources.” Mental Health America. 2020. Available at http://allh.us/wTqe.

Additional Resources (listed chronologically, beginning with the most recent)

“Coronavirus (COVID-19).” Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. August 7, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/T9eX.

“Addressing the Needs of Medicaid Populations During the COVID-19 Pandemic.” Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc. July 24, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/9FPq.

“Factors Influencing Physician Practices’ Adoption of Behavioral Health Integration in the United States.” Malâtre-Lansac, A., Engel, C., Xenakis, L., et al. Annals of Internal Medicine. July 21, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/qx7a.

“Early Impact of CMS Expansion of Medicare Telehealth During COVID-19.” Verma, S. Health Affairs Blog. July 15, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/T3yv.

“COVID-19 Intensifies Need for Mental Health Care Services.” Berg, S. American Medical Association. June 2, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/V6wq.

“Coronavirus Pandemic: How Can We Reduce Long-Term Impact on Children’s Mental Health?” Gleason, M. Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters. June 1, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/NKGt.

“Mental Health Conditions and Substance Use: Comparing U.S. Needs and Treatment Capacity with Those in Other High-Income Countries.” Tikkanen, R., Fields, K., Williams, R., et al. The Commonwealth Fund. May 21, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/Ykey.

“Telehealth in the Wake of COVID-19.” Faget, K. Foley & Lardner LLP. May 18, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/hDnV.

“SHRM Research: COVID-19 Takes a Toll on Employees’ Mental Well-Being.” Gurchiek, K. Society for Human Resource Management. May 11, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/mbD6.

“Update on Telehealth Restrictions in Response to COVID-19.” American Psychiatric Association. May 1, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/QAR7.

“Solutions from Around the World: Tackling Loneliness and Social Isolation During COVID-19.” Abrams, M., Williams, R., Tikkanen, R., et al. The Commonwealth Fund. To The Point (blog). April 30, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/rPUv.

“Preventing Adverse Childhood Experiences During COVID-19.” Association of State and Territorial Health Officials. April 8, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/8emu.

“Expanding Telemental Health in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic.” Conrad, R., Rayala, H., Diamond, R., et al. Psychiatric Times. April 7, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/3uWX.

“Digital Mental Health and COVID-19: Using Technology Today to Accelerate the Curve on Access and Quality Tomorrow.” Torous, J., Jän Myrick, K., Rauseo-Ricupero, N., et al. JMIR Mental Health. March 26, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/tY4y.

“Incorporating Telemedicine as Part of COVID-19 Outbreak Response Systems.” Rockwell, K., and Gilroy, A. The American Journal of Managed Care. March 19, 2020. Available at http://allh.us/fBHM.

“Mental Health Policy.” Mental Health America. 2020. Available at http://allh.us/xtFA.