National Disability Forum “COVID-19 and SSA Programs: Mental Health Effects on Adults and Children” COVID-19 and SSA Programs: Mental Health Impact on Adults and Children


1:00 PM

When: April 15, 2021, 1pm-3pm Eastern Time
Presented by: SSA

The purpose of this forum is to hear from medical professionals, researchers, and academia about the mental health effects of COVID-19. The panel will explore the effects of COVID-19 on adults, addressing isolation, job loss, function, and their ability to work.  Children are also affected; the panel will discuss isolation, lack of educational structure, interruption in special education services, associated declines in school performance, and how mental health affects a child’s ability to succeed. 

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