Mental Health in the Times of the Pandemic

Paul Valent

Helps the reader understand the very wide mental health effects of this pandemic, and thus to understand how distress may be better managed today and in the future.
Publication date:
April 2021
Publisher :
Arden
Language:
English
Format Available     Quantity Price
Paperback
ISBN : 9781922454058

Dimensions : 178 X 127 mm
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Overview
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• The mental health effects of pandemic are explored and described
• The author is an internationally renowned traumatologist

Traumatologist Paul Valent believes that knowledge of human responses in disasters can help individuals and societies to better control catastrophic events, such as the present pandemic.

This concise book will help the general reader to understand the very wide mental health effects of this pandemic, and thus to understand how distress may be better managed today and in the future.

The author summarises disaster responses as they have manifested in this pandemic. These responses are biological, psychological and social, and they affect individuals, families, children and vulnerable groups.

He also provides a framework which helps to the reader to understand, and thus be better informed to treat, the wide-ranging consequences of the pandemic.