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Maryland panel to study college students’ access to mental healthcare

February 15, 2021

College students nationwide are reporting increased instances of depression, anxiety, and related symptoms, particularly during the coronavirus pandemic. A bill in the Maryland Legislature would create a task force to study the barriers this population faces when seeking mental healthcare. College students are, under normal circumstances, at high risk of developing new and struggling with existing mental illness, according to the American Psychological Association.


Article Source: Associated Press

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