Maternal insomnia increased during the COVID-19 pandemic, with many mothers also reporting mild-to-high levels of acute anxiety related to COVID-19, according to a study published online in the Journal of Sleep Research.
A significant proportion of physicians and nurses treating patients exposed to COVID-19 in China reported symptoms of depression, anxiety, insomnia, and distress, according to a study published online in JAMA Network Open.
With fear over the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic spreading worldwide and cautionary measures changing our daily lives, it's understandable for everyone to feel some anxiety. In this short program, Jeffrey K. Zeig, PhD, founder and director of the…
In this video, part of the "Coping During COVID-19" series, Psych Congress Steering Committee member Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, shares techniques for maintaining social connectedness in a time of social distancing.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has issued new guidance that allows Medicare patients to receive mental health services through basic live videoconferencing regardless of geographic location.
The American Psychiatric Association has canceled its 2020 Annual Meeting, scheduled to be held April 25-29 in Philadelphia, in light of travel restrictions and public health guidance related to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.