Research & Resources

Mental Health and Substance Use-related Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic

This Supplemental Research Bulletin reviews preliminary research on how the COVID-19 pandemic affected mental health and substance use in the United States. It discusses the impacts of the pandemic, populations experiencing disproportionate impacts, and expert suggestions for supporting communities in and after the pandemic.

This bulletin A Preliminary Look at the Mental Health and Substance Use-related Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic is an issue of the Disaster Technical Assistance Center Supplemental Research Bulletin, a SAMHSA publication.
https://www.samhsa.gov/sites/default/files/dtac/mental-health-substance-use-effects-covid-pandemic-srb.pdf