- Oct 08, 2020
New Emotional Health Research Center by Facebook to Address Mental Health Issues
The world is
hit by not only the COVID-19 pandemic but the mental health pandemic as well.
Looking at the current scenario, many of the popular social media platforms
have come forward and are working towards releasing helpful resources.
Recently, during the World Mental Health Day, social media giant Facebook announced, that it will come up with its new Emotional Health resource centre. The resource centre will provide mental health support and will focus on the overall emotional health.
With this new platform, people looking out for emotional support can find access to an expert that can help to overcome their mental health issues.
Apart from this massive launch, Facebook is seen working towards understanding how social media impacts the mental health of users.
For this reason, Facebook has joined hands with The Aspen Institute. Social media seems to be a major driver of mental health issues. But with the recent move by Facebook, things sure seem to be the opposite.
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