Are your caregivers prepared to handle the challenges that go along with caring for clients with mental health issues related to the pandemic?
Since May of 2020, a rising number of U.S. adults reported an increase in harmful mental health conditions associated with COVID-19. A recent CDC study found:
- 40.9% of Americans experienced one or more mental or behavioral health symptoms as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
- 13.3% of American adults started or increased substance use to cope with pandemic-related stress or emotions.
Download the Free Caregiver Challenge!
Will your caregivers be able to recognize depression, anxiety, substance abuse, or suicidal behaviors in their clients? And will they know how to respond? Now you can find out. Use the Mental Health Caregiver Challenge for the COVID-19 Pandemic. Distribute it to your caregivers to measure and boost their awareness of common mental health issues they may witness or experience during the COVID-19 pandemic.