Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, much has been written about its impact on children and teens. The loss of sports, graduations, proms, and comradery has exacerbated depression and anxiety among youth, according to numerous studies. While medical professionals, scientists, policymakers, and pundits have provided context to their plight, how often are we hearing directly from this impacted generation?
Join WHYY for a town hall where we will center and amplify youth voices in a conversation about trauma, positive and surviving the stress of the pandemic. Mental health experts will be on hand to answer questions and offer tips on coping with isolation and fear.