A MENTAL HEALTH APP TO COMBAT SOCIAL ISOLATION-INDUCED ANXIETY

Judith Gordon, Chris Gniady

COVID-19 affects more than just physical health; social isolation and distancing can increase anxiety and negatively impact mental health. Dr. Judith Gordon, professor and associate dean of research for the College of Nursing, and Dr. Chris Gniady, associate professor in the Department of Computer Science, are addressing the behavioral health consequences of COVID-19 through a guided imagery app.