Recent Events Can Increase Anxiety and Depression, but You can do Something About it.
Terrorist attacks, police shootings, riots in the streets. Times today are the most turbulent since the 1960’s, and the nature of 24/7 news and seemingly ubiquitous social media magnifies everything. Michael Brose, Mental Health Association Oklahoma Director, says one of the best things you can do is continue with your routines and not let events dictate how you live your life.
Brose says take reasonable precautions, but remember the world is still a relatively safe place for most people.