Podcast: How the Pandemic Affected Parents

You have heard a lot about how the pandemic affected those with a diagnosis – and it isn’t good. Recent studies have turned their attention to stress and anxiety and depression of caregivers during the pandemic. It was higher in those parents with children of a neurodevelopmental disorder, but it was also complicated, related to the functioning of the child and of course, when the questions were asked. Some used a “pre vs. during” pandemic design and some used a case-control design. But altogether, you can learn about the variation across families and across the world on this week’s #ASFpodcast. Listen here.