A Pandemic of Mental Health: The Effects of Covid upon Teenagers

Dr. John DeGarmo
6 min readApr 18, 2022

A pandemic continues to sweep through the United States, a pandemic of depression.

According to a new study by the Center for Disease Control (CDC) on mental health issues of teenagers during Covid, more than a third of teens experienced poor mental health during the pandemic. Along with this, just under half, or 44 percent, of teens said they felt…

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Dr. John DeGarmo

Leading foster care expert and international empowerment speaker