Salud Mental y Adicciones

Challenges in prevention and treatment in the post-pandemic (Argentina-Chile-Mexico-Peru)

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ISSUP Argentina presented a webinar that addressed the increased impact of isolation and social distancing stemming from the pandemic on the quality of life of vulnerable populations in Latin America, including children and adolescents, resulting in deteriorating mental health and an increase in the use of psychoactive substances.

The webinar took place on Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. (Argentina time)

Challenges in prevention and treatment in the post-pandemic (Argentina-Chile-Mexico-Peru)

Buenos Aires, Argentina,

ISSUP Argentina invites you to participate in a webinar that addresses the increased impact of isolation and social distancing resulting from the pandemic on the quality of life of vulnerable populations in Latin America, including children and adolescents, resulting in deteriorating mental health and increased consumption of psychoactive substances.

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