Climate anxiety is a form of psychological distress relating to climate and ecological crises, and it is drawing the attention of researchers and mental health experts. Results from a new study on the impact of record-breaking heatwaves in B.C. in the summer of 2021 show the heat dome event increased climate anxiety.
“Concerns and anxiety over climate change are increasingly becoming mental health issues that affect people’s everyday lives.”
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