Approximately 40.9% of Americans are experiencing at least one adverse mental or behavioral health symptom during coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The assessed mental health symptoms included: symptoms of anxiety disorder or depressive disorder (30.9%), symptoms of a trauma- and stressor-related disorder (TSRD) related to COVID-19 (26.3%), and having started or increased substance use to cope with stress or emotions related to COVID-19 (13.3%). Respondents who reported mental health symptoms during COVID-19 tended to be aged 18 to 24 years (74.9%), having less than a high school diploma (66.2%), essential . . .
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