Encompassing mental health conditions and substance use disorders, behavioral health is a key component of whole health. At Anthem, we believe a comprehensive approach is needed to address the behavioral health needs of our communities.
At Anthem, we take a comprehensive approach to improving health in all its forms. Download the infographic to learn more about how behavioral health is an essential element of whole health and how we’re leveraging our expertise, technology, and innovation to make a difference.
Psychiatric Times, 09-20-2021
43 of 50 states are experiencing a severe shortage in psychiatrists specializing in child and adolescent care. Telehealth may be able to help.
Most kids around the country are back in classrooms by now, but this school year isn’t quite the return-to-normalcy that everyone had hoped for. Covid-19 cases are surging again, and many school districts have already closed due to outbreaks. Others are offering remote learning options. This school year is already feeling uncertain and anxiety ridden for many...
Psychological distress, depression and anxiety were prevalent among both men and women half a year into the Covid-19 pandemic and well beyond the initial lockdown periods, according to a new paper in Lancet Regional Health-Americas.
Business Insider, 09-07-2021
The pandemic has affected the mental health of many of us, but new data shows where people may be feeling these effects the most.
In recent years, there has been an increased awareness of what mental health is and how it can be addressed in order to reduce its stigmatization. These strategies will be vital to tackling mental health going forward, improving the rates at which people seek out help, and increasing the efficacy of treatment. Here, we discuss...
For many Americans who struggle with depression, anxiety or other mood disorders, cost remains a major hurdle to getting treatment, according to a survey published by the National Alliance on Mental Illness.
Employees’ mental health is quickly becoming a top concern for companies as they try to hold on to workers through the pandemic.
VeryWell Health, 08-16-2021
A year and a half after the beginning of the pandemic, we are once again seeing surges in COVID-related cases, largely due to the highly contagious Delta variant.
Nurses were struggling even before the pandemic. We have the tools to change that.