How technology can help to manage COVID-19's mental health fallout

Psychoanalyst Roxana Meygide Schargorodsky works by video call with a patient, at her home in Buenos Aires, Argentina April 7, 2020. Picture taken April 7, 2020

A psychoanalyst working with a patient via video call during the pandemic in Buenos Aires, April 2020 Image: REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

Joseph Hayes
Principal Clinical Research Fellow, Faculty of Brain Sciences, University College London (UCL)
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