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1 in 6 Americans Went Into Therapy for the First Time in 2020

Analysis by Dr. Joseph Mercola Fact Checked

COVID-19 pandemic mental health

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  • A survey of 2,000 U.S. adults revealed that 1 in 6 Americans started therapy for the first time during 2020, joining the 31% of Americans who already received therapy, or returned to it, that year


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