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U.S. Surgeon General Will Testify at Congressional Hearing Following Advisory Issued on Youth Mental Health Crisis Further Exposed by COVID-19 Pandemic

January 27, 2022 

On February 8th, the U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy will testify at a hearing for the Senate Finance Committee to discuss challenges in mental health care for American youth. This testimony follows the report and Surgeon General’s Advisory to address the nation’s youth mental health crisis.  

The report outlines evidence-based policy recommendations at the individual and systemic levels for schools, community

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