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COVID Stress Syndrome

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Apr 13, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 13:20

The psychological effects of the COVID-19 pandemic will be more widespread than the physical effects when this is all over. Already, psychologists have identified pandemic-related PTSD in some people and something called COVID Stress Syndrome. Steven Taylor has been tracking this new phenomenon. Taylor is a clinical psychologist, professor at the University of British Columbia, and author of the 2019 book "The Psychology of Pandemics."