• Vol. 50 No. 3, 198–199
  • 15 March 2021

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on global mental health: From the general public to healthcare workers


The COVID-19 pandemic began in late 2019 and was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) on 11 March 2020. To decrease the spread of the virus and demand on the healthcare system, governments globally executed multiple public health measures including lockdown, social distancing, significant closure of the economy, as well as curbing domestic and international travel.

This article is available only as a PDF. Please click on “Download PDF” to view the full article.