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Lucy (Kathleen) McGoron

Lucy (Kathleen) McGoron

Lucy (Kathleen) McGoron is an assistant professor of child and family development at Wayne State University.

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Parents had alarming rates of anxiety and depression during COVID – and that affected kids

By: - January 18, 2023

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic has taken a heavy toll on the mental health of kids and parents alike. In a 2020 survey, 71 percent of parents said they believed the pandemic had hurt their children’s mental health. The American Academy of Pediatrics declared a national emergency in child mental health in October […]