La seguente lista di articoli e contributi sulla salute mentale legati alla pandemia e alla gestione dell’emergenza, sono qui divisi nelle seguenti sezioni, che troverete scorrendo:

Paura, ansia, stress e disturbo post traumatico

Asmundson, G. J., and Taylor, S. (2020). Coronaphobia: fear and the 2019-nCoV outbreak. J. Anx. Disord. 70, 1–2. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2020.102196

Baiano C, Zappullo I, The LabNPEE Group, Conson M. Tendency to Worry and Fear of Mental Health during Italy’s COVID-19 Lockdown. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020;17(16):E5928. Published 2020 Aug 15. doi:10.3390/ijerph17165928

Biondi M., Iannitelli A. (2020) CoViD-19 and stress in the pandemic: “sanity is not statistical”. Riv Psichiatr. May-Jun;55(3):1e-6e. doi: 10.1708/3382.33568. (ita qui)

Brooks, Sam & Webster, Rebecca & Smith, Louise & Woodland, Lisa & Wessely, Simon & Greenberg, Neil & Rubin, G.. (2020). The Psychological Impact of Quarantine and How to Reduce It: Rapid Review of the Evidence. SSRN Electronic Journal. 395. 10.2139/ssrn.3532534. (ita qui)

Coelho C.M., Suttiwan P., Arato N., and Zsido A.N. (2020), On the Nature of Fear and Anxiety Triggered by COVID-19, Front. Psychol., 09 November 2020 |

Di Crosta A, Palumbo R, Marchetti D, Ceccato I, La Malva P, Maiella R, Cipi M, Roma P, Mammarella N, Verrocchio MC, Di Domenico A. Individual Differences, Economic Stability, and Fear of Contagion as Risk Factors for PTSD Symptoms in the COVID-19 Emergency. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 8;11:567367. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.567367. PMID: 33013604; PMCID: PMC7506146.

Forte G., Favieri F., Tambelli R., Casagrande M. (2020), Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 COVID-19 Pandemic in the Italian Population: Validation of a Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Questionnaire and Prevalence of PTSD Symptomatology Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020 Jun; 17(11): 4151. (ita qui)

Ghaemi Kerahrodi J, Michal M. The fear-defense system, emotions, and oxidative stress. Redox Biol. 2020 Jul 17:101588. doi: 10.1016/j.redox.2020.101588. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32739155.

Hee Ahn M., Lee J., Suh S. et al. (2020), Chung Application of the Stress and Anxiety to Viral Epidemic-6 (SAVE-6) and Coronavirus Anxiety scales (CAS) to measure cancer patient anxiety in response to the COVID-19, Front. Psychol., 23 November 2020 |

Horesh D., Brown AD. (2020), Traumatic stress in the age of COVID-19: A call to close critical gaps and adapt to new realities. Psychol Trauma. 2020 May;12(4):331-335. 

Jiang D. (2020), Perceived Stress and Daily Well-Being During the COVID-19 Outbreak: The Moderating Role of Age, Front. Psychol., 12 November 2020 |

Liu, N., Zhang, F., Wei, C., Jia, Y., Shang, Z., Sun, L., et al. (2020). Prevalence and predictors of PTSS during COVID-19 Outbreak in China Hardest-hit Areas: Gender differences matter. Psychiatry Res., 112921. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2020.112921.

Mazza C, Ricci E, Biondi S, Colasanti M, Ferracuti S, Napoli C, Roma P. (2020),  A Nationwide Survey of Psychological Distress among Italian People during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Immediate Psychological Responses and Associated Factors. Int J Environ Res Public Health. May 2;17(9):3165.

McGinty E., Presskreischer R., Han H., Barry C.L., Psychological Distress and Loneliness Reported by US Adults in 2018 and April 2020. JAMA, 2020; DOI: 10.1001/jama.2020.9740. (ita qui)

Musche V., Bäuerle A., Steinbach J., Schweda A. et. al., COVID-19-Related Fear and Health-Related Safety Behavior in Oncological Patients, Front. Psychol., 05 August 2020 |

Panzeri M., Ferrucci R., Cozza A., and Fontanesi L., Changes in Sexuality and Quality of Couple Relationship During the COVID-19 Lockdown, Front. Psychol., 29 September 2020 | 

Petzold MB, Bendau A, Plag J, et al. Risk, resilience, psychological distress, and anxiety at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in Germany [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 7]. Brain Behav. 2020;e01745. doi:10.1002/brb3.1745.

Quílez-Robres A, Lozano-Blasco R, Íñiguez-Berrozpe T, Cortés-Pascual A. Social, Family, and Educational Impacts on Anxiety and Cognitive Empathy Derived From the COVID-19: Study on Families With Children. Front Psychol. 2021 Mar 1;12:562800. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.562800. PMID: 33732175; PMCID: PMC7956976.

Quittkat H.L., Düsing R., Holtmann F.J., Buhlmann U., et al (2020), Perceived Impact of Covid-19 Across Different Mental Disorders: A Study on Disorder-Specific Symptoms, Psychosocial Stress and Behavior, Front. Psychol., 17 November 2020 |

Rehman U., Shahnawaz MG., Khan NH., Kharshiing KD., Khursheed M., Gupta K., Kashyap D., Uniyal R. (2020),Community Ment Depression, Anxiety and Stress Among Indians in Times of Covid-19 Lockdown. Health J. 2020 Jun 23:1-7.

Salari N, Hosseinian-Far A, Jalali R, Vaisi-Raygani A, Rasoulpoor S, Mohammadi M, Rasoulpoor S, Khaledi-Paveh B. (2020), Prevalence of stress, anxiety, depression among the general population during the COVID-19 pandemic: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Global Health 16, 57 (2020).

Shepherd-Banigan M, Bell JF, Basu A, Booth-LaForce C, Harris JR. Workplace Stress and Working from Home Influence Depressive Symptoms Among Employed Women with Young Children. Int J Behav Med. 2016 Feb;23(1):102-11. doi: 10.1007/s12529-015-9482-2. PMID: 25894581.

Taylor S., Landry CA., Paluszek MM., Fergus TA., McKay D., Asmundson GJG. (2020), Development and initial validation of the COVID Stress Scales. J Anxiety Disord. 2020 May;72:102232. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2020.102232. Epub 2020 May 4. 

Uso di internet e social

Ayers JW, Leas EC, Johnson DC, et al. Internet Searches for Acute Anxiety During the Early Stages of the COVID-19 Pandemic [published online ahead of print, 2020 Aug 24]. JAMA Intern Med. 2020;10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.3305. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.3305

Drouin M, McDaniel BT, Pater J, Toscos T. How Parents and Their Children Used Social Media and Technology at the Beginning of the COVID-19 Pandemic and Associations with Anxiety [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 27]. Cyberpsychol Behav Soc Netw. 2020;10.1089/cyber.2020.0284. 

Gao, J., Zheng, P., Jia, Y., Chen, H., Mao, Y., Chen, S., et al. (2020). Mental health issues and exposure to social networks during the COVID-19 outbreak. PloS One 15:231924. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0231924

Håkansson A. (2020),  Impact of COVID-19 on Online Gambling – A General Population Survey During the Pandemic, Front. Psychol., 25 September 2020 |

Halford EA, Lake AM, Gould MS (2020) Google searches for suicide and suicide risk factors in the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. PLOS ONE 15(7): e0236777.

Mestre-Bach G, Blycker GR, Potenza MN. Pornography use in the setting of the COVID-19 pandemic. J Behav Addict. 2020;9(2):181-183. doi:10.1556/2006.2020.00015

Reigal R.E., Pastrana-Brincones J.L., González-Ruiz S.L., Hernández-Mendo A., et al. (2020), Use of Data Mining to Determine Usage Patterns of an Online Evaluation Platform During the COVID-19 PandemicFront. Psychol., 25 September 2020

Zhong B, Huang Y, Liu Q. Mental health toll from the coronavirus: Social media usage reveals Wuhan residents’ depression and secondary trauma in the COVID-19 outbreak. Comput Human Behav. 2021 Jan;114:106524. doi: 10.1016/j.chb.2020.106524. Epub 2020 Aug 15. PMID: 32836728; PMCID: PMC7428783.


Ettman CK, Abdalla SM, Cohen GH, Sampson L, Vivier PM, Galea S. Prevalence of Depression Symptoms in US Adults Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JAMA Netw Open. 2020;3(9):e2019686. Published 2020 Sep 1. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.19686

Olagoke AA, Olagoke OO, Hughes AM. Exposure to coronavirus news on mainstream media: The role of risk perceptions and depression. Br J Health Psychol. 2020 Nov;25(4):865-874. doi: 10.1111/bjhp.12427. Epub 2020 May 16. PMID: 32415914; PMCID: PMC7267047.

Rehman U., Shahnawaz MG., Khan NH., Kharshiing KD., Khursheed M., Gupta K., Kashyap D., Uniyal R. (2020),Community Ment Depression, Anxiety and Stress Among Indians in Times of Covid-19 Lockdown. Health J. 2020 Jun 23:1-7.

Salari N, Hosseinian-Far A, Jalali R, Vaisi-Raygani A, Rasoulpoor S, Mohammadi M, Rasoulpoor S, Khaledi-Paveh B. (2020), Prevalence of stress, anxiety, depression among the general population during the COVID-19 pandemic: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Global Health 16, 57 (2020).

Shader RI. (2020), COVID-19 and Depression. Clin Ther. 2020 Jun;42(6):962-963. doi: 10.1016/j.clinthera.2020.04.010. Epub 2020 Apr 27

Wijngaards I., Sisouw de Zilwa S.C.M., and Martijn J. (2020), Burger Extraversion Moderates the Relationship Between the Stringency of COVID-19 Protective Measures and Depressive Symptoms, Front. Psychol., 02 October 2020 |

Problemi del sonno

Altena, E., Baglioni, C., Espie, C. A., Ellis, J., Gavriloff, D., Holzinger, B., et al. (2020). Dealing with sleep problems during home confinement due to the COVID-19 outbreak: practical recommendations from a task force of the European CBT-I Academy. J. Sleep Res. e13052. doi: 10.1111/jsr.13052.

Franceschini C., Musetti A., Zenesini C., Palagini L. (2020), Poor Sleep Quality and Its Consequences on Mental Health During the COVID-19 Lockdown in Italy, Front. Psychol., 09 November 2020 |

Gualano MR, Lo Moro G, Voglino G, Bert F, Siliquini R. Effects of Covid-19 Lockdown on Mental Health and Sleep Disturbances in Italy. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020;17(13):4779. Published 2020 Jul 2. doi:10.3390/ijerph17134779

Ingram J., Maciejewski G.,  C.J. Hand (2020), Psychol Changes in Diet, Sleep, and Physical Activity Are Associated With Differences in Negative Mood During COVID-19 Lockdown, Front. 02 September 2020 |

Pesonen AK, Lipsanen J, Halonen R, Elovainio M, Sandman N, Mäkelä Juha-M, Antila M, Béchard D, Ollila HM, Kuula L. Pandemic Dreams: Network Analysis of Dream Content During the COVID-19 Lockdown. Frontiers in Psychology, v.11, 2569, 2020; doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2020.573961

Stanton R, To QG, Khalesi S, Williams SL, Alley SJ, Thwaite TL, Fenning AS, Vandelanotte C. (2020), Depression, Anxiety and Stress during COVID-19: Associations with Changes in Physical Activity, Sleep, Tobacco and Alcohol Use in Australian Adults. Int J Environ Res Public Health. Jun 7;17(11):4065. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17114065.

Terry P., Parsons-Smith R., and Terry V. (2020), Mood Responses Associated with COVID–19, Front. Psychol., 04 November 2020 |

Zreik G, Asraf K, Haimov I, Tikotzky L. Maternal perceptions of sleep problems among children and mothers during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic in Israel. J Sleep Res. 2020 Sep 29:e13201. doi: 10.1111/jsr.13201. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32996188; PMCID: PMC7536915.

Salute mentale

Balsamo M., and Carlucci L. Italians on the Age of COVID-19: The Self-Reported Depressive Symptoms Through Web-Based Survey Front. Psychol., 16 October 2020 |

Barni D., Danioni F., Canzi E., Ferrari L., et al. (2020), Facing the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Role of Sense of Coherence, Front. Psychol., 06 November 2020 |

Briguglio M., Giorgino R., Dell’Osso B., Cesari M., et al. (2020), Consequences for the Elderly After COVID-19 Isolation: FEaR (Frail Elderly amid Restrictions), Front. Psychol., 28 September 2020 |

Brown E, Gray R, Lo Monaco S, O’Donoghue B, Nelson B, Thompson A, Francey S, McGorry P. (2020), The potential impact of COVID-19 on psychosis: A rapid review of contemporary epidemic and pandemic research. Schizophr Res. May 6:S0920-9964(20)30257-7. doi: 10.1016/j.schres.2020.05.005. Online ahead of print.

Canet-Juric L, Andrés ML, Del Valle M, López-Morales H, Poó F, Galli JI, Yerro M, Urquijo S. A Longitudinal Study on the Emotional Impact Cause by the COVID-19 Pandemic Quarantine on General Population. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 18;11:565688. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.565688. PMID: 33071893; PMCID: PMC7531077.

Carvalho Aguiar Melo M, de Sousa Soares D. Impact of social distancing on mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic: An urgent discussion. Int J Soc Psychiatry. 2020 Sep;66(6):625-626. doi: 10.1177/0020764020927047. Epub 2020 May 21. PMID: 32438880; PMCID: PMC7405626.

Castelnuovo G, De Giorgio A, Manzoni GM, Treadway DC, Mohiyeddini C. Psychological, Behavioral, and Interpersonal Effects and Clinical Implications for Health Systems of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: A Call for Research. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 24;11:2146. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.02146. PMID: 33071842; PMCID: PMC7541698.

Cavalera C. (2020), COVID-19 Psychological Implications: The Role of Shame and Guilt, Front. Psychol., 03 November 2020 |

De Girolamo G, Cerveri G, Clerici M, Monzani E, Spinogatti F, Starace F, Tura G, Vita A. (2020), Mental Health in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Emergency-The Italian Response. JAMA Psychiatry. Apr 30. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.1276. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32352480

Di Crosta A, Palumbo R, Marchetti D, Ceccato I, La Malva P, Maiella R, Cipi M, Roma P, Mammarella N, Verrocchio MC, Di Domenico A. Individual Differences, Economic Stability, and Fear of Contagion as Risk Factors for PTSD Symptoms in the COVID-19 Emergency. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 8;11:567367. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.567367. PMID: 33013604; PMCID: PMC7506146.

Di Santo SG, Franchini F, Filiputti B, Martone A, Sannino S. The Effects of COVID-19 and Quarantine Measures on the Lifestyles and Mental Health of People Over 60 at Increased Risk of Dementia. Front Psychiatry. 2020 Oct 14;11:578628. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2020.578628. PMID: 33173523; PMCID: PMC7591702.

Dong, L., and Bouey, J. (2020). Public Mental Health Crisis during COVID-19 Pandemic, China. Emerg. Infect. Dis. 26. doi:10.3201/eid2607.202407.

Fagiolini, A., Cuomo, A., and Frank, E. (2020). COVID-19 diary from a psychiatry department in italy. J. Clin. Psychiatry 81:e1. doi: 10.1055/a-1147-2889

Fiorillo A, Gorwood P. The consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health and implications for clinical practice. Eur Psychiatry. 2020;63(1):e32. Published 2020 Apr 1. doi:10.1192/j.eurpsy.2020.35

Fofana NK., Latif F., Sarfraz S., Bilal., Bashir MF., Komal B. (2020), Fear and agony of the pandemic leading to stress and mental illness: An emerging crisis in the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. Psychiatry Res. 2020 Jun 15;291:113230. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113230. Online ahead of print.

Forte G, Favieri F, Tambelli R, Casagrande M. The Enemy Which Sealed the World: Effects of COVID-19 Diffusion on the Psychological State of the Italian Population. J Clin Med. 2020 Jun 10;9(6):1802. doi: 10.3390/jcm9061802. PMID: 32531884; PMCID: PMC7356935.

Galea S, Merchant RM, Lurie N. The Mental Health Consequences of COVID-19 and Physical Distancing: The Need for Prevention and Early Intervention. JAMA Intern Med. 2020 Jun 1;180(6):817-818. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.1562. PMID: 32275292.

Gualano MR, Lo Moro G, Voglino G, Bert F, Siliquini R. Effects of Covid-19 Lockdown on Mental Health and Sleep Disturbances in Italy. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2020;17(13):4779. Published 2020 Jul 2. doi:10.3390/ijerph17134779

Günak, M., Billings, J., Carratu, E., Marchant, N., Favarato, G., & Orgeta, V. (2020). Post-traumatic stress disorder as a risk factor for dementia: Systematic review and meta-analysis. The British Journal of Psychiatry, 1-9. doi:10.1192/bjp.2020.150

Hamidein Z, Hatami J, Rezapour T. How People Emotionally Respond to the News on COVID-19: An Online Survey. Basic Clin Neurosci. 2020 Mar-Apr;11(2):171-178. doi: 10.32598/bcn.11.covid19.809.2. Epub 2020 Apr 20. PMID: 32855776; PMCID: PMC7368107.

Håkansson A, Fernández-Aranda F, Menchón JM, Potenza MN, Jiménez-Murcia S. Gambling During the COVID-19 Crisis – A Cause for Concern. J Addict Med. 2020 Jul/Aug;14(4):e10-e12. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000690. PMID: 32433365; PMCID: PMC7273946.

Hao F, Tan W, Jiang L, Zhang L, Zhao X, Zou Y, Hu Y, Luo X, Jiang X, McIntyre RS, Tran B, Sun J, Zhang Z, Ho R, Ho C, Tam W. (2020), Do psychiatric patients experience more psychiatric symptoms during COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown? A case-control study with service and research implications for immunopsychiatry. Brain Behav Immun. Jul;87:100-106. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2020.04.069. Epub 2020 Apr 27.

Hossain MS, A;Purohit,N;. Mental health outcomes of Quarantine and isolation for infection prevention: A systematic umbrella review of the global evidence. Published 2020. Accessed April 10 2020.

Hossain MM, Tasnim S, Sultana A, Faizah F, Mazumder H, Zou L, McKyer ELJ, Ahmed HU, Ma P. Epidemiology of mental health problems in COVID-19: a review. F1000Res. 2020 Jun 23;9:636. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.24457.1. PMID: 33093946; PMCID: PMC7549174.

Lanciano T, Graziano G, Curci A, Costadura S, Monaco A. Risk Perceptions and Psychological Effects During the Italian COVID-19 Emergency. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 18;11:580053. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.580053. PMID: 33071920; PMCID: PMC7533588.

Losada-Baltar A, Jiménez-Gonzalo L, Gallego-Alberto L, Pedroso-Chaparro MDS, Fernandes-Pires J, Márquez-González M. (2020), “We’re staying at home”. Association of self-perceptions of aging, personal and family resources and loneliness with psychological distress during the lock-down period of COVID-19. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. Apr 13:gbaa048. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbaa048. Online ahead of print.

Marler H, Ditton A. “I’m smiling back at you”: Exploring the impact of mask wearing on communication in healthcare. Int J Lang Commun Disord. 2020 Oct 10. doi: 10.1111/1460-6984.12578. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33038046.

Miller ED. Loneliness in the Era of COVID-19. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 18;11:2219. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.02219. PMID: 33071848; PMCID: PMC7530332.

Moccia L, Janiri D, Pepe M, et al. Affective temperament, attachment style, and the psychological impact of the COVID-19 outbreak: an early report on the Italian general population. Brain Behav Immun. 2020;87:75-79. doi:10.1016/j.bbi.2020.04.048

Morales-Vives F, Dueñas JM, Vigil-Colet A, Camarero-Figuerola M. Psychological Variables Related to Adaptation to the COVID-19 Lockdown in Spain. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 16;11:565634. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.565634. PMID: 33041929; PMCID: PMC7525044.

Niedzwiedz CL, Green MJ, Benzeval M, et al. Mental health and health behaviours before and during the initial phase of the COVID-19 lockdown: longitudinal analyses of the UK Household Longitudinal Study J Epidemiol Community Health  Published Online First: 25 September 2020. doi: 10.1136/jech-2020-215060

Ozamiz-Etxebarria N., Mondragon N.I, Santamaría M.D., Gorrotxategi M.P. (2020) Psychological Symptoms During the Two Stages of Lockdown in Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak: An Investigation in a Sample of Citizens in Northern Spain, Front. Psychol., 18 June 2020 | (ita qui)

Parola A., Rossi A., Tessitore F., Troisi G., et al. (2020), Mental Health Through the COVID-19 Quarantine: A Growth Curve Analysis on Italian Young AdultsFront. Psychol.,02 October 2020 |

Pedrosa A. L., Bitencourt L., Cota L., Fontoura Fróes A. C., Barreto Cazumbá M. L., Campos R. G. B., Soares de Brito S. B. C., and Simões e Silva A. C.., Emotional, Behavioral, and Psychological Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic  Front. Psychol., 02 October 2020 |

Pierce M, Hope H, Ford T, et al. Mental health before and during the COVID-19 pandemic: a longitudinal probability sample survey of the UK population [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 21]. Lancet Psychiatry. 2020;S2215-0366(20)30308-4. doi:10.1016/S2215-0366(20)30308-4

Prout T.A., Zilcha-Mano S., Aafjes-van Doorn K., Békés V. (2020), Identifying Predictors of Psychological Distress During COVID-19: A Machine Learning ApproachFront. Psychol., 05 November 2020 |

Rahman J, Muralidharan A, Quazi SJ, Saleem H, Khan S. Neurological and Psychological Effects of Coronavirus (COVID-19): An Overview of the Current Era Pandemic. Cureus. 2020;12(6):e8460. Published 2020 Jun 5. doi:10.7759/cureus.8460

Raker E.J., Zacher M., Lowe S.R., Lessons from Hurricane Katrina for predicting the indirect health consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2020; 202006706 DOI: 10.1073/pnas.2006706117. (ita qui)

Rania N, Coppola I. Psychological Impact of the Lockdown in Italy Due to the COVID-19 Outbreak: Are There Gender Differences? Front Psychol. 2021 Mar 16;12:567470. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.567470. PMID: 33796039; PMCID: PMC8007861.

Rodríguez-Rey R., Garrido-Hernansaiz H., Collado S, Psychological Impact and Associated Factors During the Initial Stage of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Among the General Population in Spain, Front. Psychol., 23 June 2020 |

Rossi, Rodolfo & Socci, Valentina & Talevi, Dalila & Mensi, Sonia & Niolu, Cinzia & Pacitti, Francesca & Marco, Antinisca & Rossi, Alessandro & Siracusano, Alberto & Di Lorenzo, Giorgio. (2020). COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown measures impact on mental health among the general population in Italy. An N=18147 web-based survey. 10.1101/2020.04.09.20057802 (ita qui)

Sani, G., Janiri, D., Di Nicola, M., Janiri, L., Ferretti, S., and Chieffo, D. (2020). Mental health during and after the COVID-19 emergency in Italy. Psychiatry Clin. Neurosci. 20, 1–2. doi: 10.1111/pcn.13004

Schäfer SK, Sopp MR, Schanz CG, Staginnus M, Göritz AS, Michael T. Impact of COVID-19 on Public Mental Health and the Buffering Effect of a Sense of Coherence [published online ahead of print, 2020 Aug 18]. Psychother Psychosom. 2020;1-7. doi:10.1159/000510752

Shigemura J, Ursano RJ, Morganstein JC, Kurosawa M, Benedek DM. Public responses to the novel 2019 coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in Japan: Mental health consequences and target populations. Psychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2020;74(4):281-282. doi:10.1111/pcn.12988

Schippers M.C., For the Greater Good? (2020), The Devastating Ripple Effects of the Covid-19 Crisis Front. Psychol., 29 September 2020 |

Shrira A, Hoffman Y, Bodner E, Palgi Y. COVID-19 Related Loneliness and Psychiatric Symptoms among Older Adults: The Buffering Role of Subjective Age. The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 2020; DOI: 10.1016/j.jagp.2020.05.018

Talevi D, Socci V, Carai M, et al. Mental health outcomes of the CoViD-19 pandemic. Riv Psichiatr. 2020;55(3):137-144. doi:10.1708/3382.33569

Teng YM, Wu KS, Lin KL. Life or Livelihood? Mental Health Concerns for Quarantine Hotel Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 15;11:2168. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.02168. PMID: 33041885; PMCID: PMC7523406.

Torales, J., O’Higgins, M., Castaldelli-Maia, J. M., and Ventriglio, A. (2020). The outbreak of COVID-19 coronavirus and its impact on global mental health. Int. J. Soc. Psychiatry 19, 1–4.

Tsamakis K.S., Triantafyllis A., Tsiptsios D., Spartalis E., Mueller C., Tsamakis C., Chaidou S.,Spandidos D., Fotis L., Economou M., Rizos E. (2020), COVID-19 related stress exacerbates common physical and mental pathologies and affects treatment (Review). Exp Ther Med. 2020 Jul;20(1):159-162.

Vainshelboim B. Facemasks in the COVID-19 era: A health hypothesis. Med Hypotheses. 2021 Jan;146:110411. doi: 10.1016/j.mehy.2020.110411. Epub 2020 Nov 22. PMID: 33303303; PMCID: PMC7680614.

Vasylyeva TI, Smyrnov P, Strathdee S, Friedman SR. Challenges posed by COVID-19 to people who inject drugs and lessons from other outbreaks. J Int AIDS Soc. 2020;23(7):e25583. doi:10.1002/jia2.25583.

Wen Y., Chen H., Li K., Gu X. (2020), The Challenges of Life Design Counseling in the Times of the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) Front. Psychol., 14 July 2020 |

Xiang, Y.-T., Yang, Y., Li, W., Zhang, L., Zhang, Q., Cheung, T., et al. (2020). Timely mental health care for the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak is urgently needed. The Lancet Psychiatry 7, 228–229. doi:10.1016/S2215- 0366(20)30046-8.

Xiong J, Lipsitz O, Nasri F, Lui LMW, Gill H, Phan L, Chen-Li D, Iacobucci M, Ho R, Majeed A, McIntyre RS. Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on mental health in the general population: A systematic review. J Affect Disord. 2020 Dec 1;277:55-64. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2020.08.001. Epub 2020 Aug 8. PMID: 32799105; PMCID: PMC7413844.

Zickfeld J.H., Schubert T.W., Herting A.K., Grahe J., et al. (2020), Correlates of Health-Protective Behavior During the Initial Days of the COVID-19 Outbreak in Norway, Front. Psychol. 06 October 2020,


Aquila I, Sacco MA, Ricci C, et al. The role of the COVID-19 pandemic as a risk factor for suicide: What is its impact on the public mental health state today?. Psychol Trauma. 2020;12(S1):S120-S122. doi:10.1037/tra0000616

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Ingram J., Maciejewski G.,  C.J. Hand (2020), Psychol Changes in Diet, Sleep, and Physical Activity Are Associated With Differences in Negative Mood During COVID-19 Lockdown, Front. 02 September 2020 |


Burtscher J., Burtscher M., Millet GP. (2020), (Indoor) isolation, stress and physical inactivity: vicious circles accelerated by Covid-19? Scand J Med Sci Sports. 2020 May 6:10.1111/sms.13706. doi: 10.1111/sms.13706. Online ahead of print.

Chirico A., Lucidi F., Galli F., Giancamilli F. Vitale J., Borghi S., La Torre A., Codella R.(2020). COVID-19 Outbreak and Physical Activity in the Italian Population: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the Underlying Psychosocial Mechanisms, Front. Psychol., 21 August 2020,

Ingram J., Maciejewski G.,  C.J. Hand (2020), Psychol Changes in Diet, Sleep, and Physical Activity Are Associated With Differences in Negative Mood During COVID-19 Lockdown, Front. 02 September 2020 |

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Generazioni future

Si veda il report in italiano dell’Osservatorio: Le conseguenze psicologiche del periodo pandemico su bambini e adolescenti ed azioni necessarie

– Risvolti psicologici

Alemany-Arrebola I., Rojas-Ruiz G., Rojas G., Granda-Vera J., Mingorance-Estrada A.C., and Mingorance A. Influence of COVID-19 on the Perception of Academic Self-Efficacy, State Anxiety, and Trait Anxiety in College Students Front. Psychol., 09 October 2020 |

Berasategi N, Idoiaga N, Dosil M, Eiguren A. Design and Validation of a Scale for Measuring Well-Being of Children in Lockdown (WCL). Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 18;11:2225. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.02225. PMID: 33041894; PMCID: PMC7530232.

Bogin, B,  Varea, C.  COVID‐19, crisis, and emotional stress: A biocultural perspective of their impact on growth and development for the next generation. Am J Hum Biol.  2020;e23474.

Cao W, Fang Z, Hou G, et al. The psychological impact of the COVID-19 epidemic on college students in China. Psychiatry research. 2020:112934.

Chen B., Sun J., Feng Y. (2020) How Have COVID-19 Isolation Policies Affected Young People’s Mental Health? – Evidence From Chinese College Students Front. Psychol., 24 June 2020 | (ita qui

Caffo E, Scandroglio F, Asta L. Debate: COVID-19 and psychological well-being of children and adolescents in Italy[published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 12]. Child Adolesc Ment Health. 2020;10.1111/camh.12405. doi:10.1111/camh.12405

Chen B., Sun J., Yi F., How Have COVID-19 Isolation Policies Affected Young People’s Mental Health? – Evidence From Chinese College Students, Front. Psychol., 24 June 2020 | (ita qui)

Commodari E, La Rosa VL. Adolescents in Quarantine During COVID-19 Pandemic in Italy: Perceived Health Risk, Beliefs, Psychological Experiences and Expectations for the Future. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 23;11:559951. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.559951. PMID: 33071884; PMCID: PMC7538632.

Fioretti C., Palladino B.E., Nocentini A., Menesini E. (2020), Positive and Negative Experiences of Living in COVID-19 Pandemic: Analysis of Italian Adolescents’ Narratives Front. Psychol., 19 November 2020 |

Ginter EJ, Lufi D, Dwinell PL. Loneliness, perceived social support, and anxiety among Israeli adolescents. Psychol Rep. 1996;79(1):335-341.

Hassinger-Das B., Dore R.A., Aloisi K., Hossain M., et al. (2020), Children’s Reality Status Judgments of Digital Media: Implications for a COVID-19 World and Beyond, Front. Psychol., 05 November 2020 |

Heredia DS, M.L;osner,C.M;He,X;Castillo,L.G;Ojeda,L;. The Influence of Loneliness and Interpersonal Relations on Latina/o Middle School Students Wellbeing. Journal of Latinos and Education. 2017;16(4):338-348.

Jiao WYW, L.N;Liu,J;Fang,S.F;Jiao,F.Y;Pettoello-Mantovani,M;Somekh,E;. Behavioral and Emotional Disorders in Children during the COVID-19 Epidemic. The journal of Pediatrics 2020.

Idoiaga N., Berasategi N., Eiguren A., Picaza M. (2020), Exploring Children’s Social and Emotional Representations of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Front. Psychol., 12 August 2020 |

Li X., Lv S., Liu L, Chen R., Chen J., Liang S., Tang S., Zhao J. (2020), COVID-19 in Guangdong: Immediate Perceptions and Psychological Impact on 304,167 College Students Front. Psychol., 12 August 2020 |

Loades, M., Chatburn, E., Higson-Sweeney, N., Reynolds, S., Shafran, R., Brigden, A., Linney, C., McManus, M., Borwick, C., Crawley, E., Rapid Systematic Review: The Impact of Social Isolation and Loneliness on the Mental Health of Children and Adolescents in the Context of COVID-19, Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 2020/06/01, 0.1016/j.jaac.2020.05.009. (ita qui

Longobardi C., Morese R., Fabris M.A. (2020), COVID-19 Emergency: Social Distancing and Social Exclusion as Risks for Suicide Ideation and Attempts in AdolescentsFront. Psychol., 19 November 2020 |

Morelli M., Cattelino E., Baiocco R., Trumello C., Babore A., Candelori C., and Chirumbolo A. Parents and Children During the COVID-19 Lockdown: The Influence of Parenting Distress and Parenting Self-Efficacy on Children’s Emotional Well-BeingFront. Psychol., 06 October 2020 |

Orgilés M., Morales A., Delvecchio E., Mazzeschi C., et al. (2020), Immediate Psychological Effects of the COVID-19 Quarantine in Youth From Italy and Spain, Front. Psychol., 06 November 2020 |

Rodríguez-Hidalgo A.J., Pantaleón Y., Dios I., and Falla D. (2020) Fear of COVID-19, Stress, and Anxiety in University Undergraduate Students: A Predictive Model for Depression, Front. Psychol., 05 November 2020 |

Zhou J, Li X, Tian L, Huebner ES. Longitudinal association between low self-esteem and depression in early adolescents: The role of rejection sensitivity and loneliness. Psychol Psychother. 2020;93(1):54-71.

– Apprendimento

Andrew A., Cattan S., Costa Dias M., Farquharson C., Kraftman L., Krutikova S., Phimister A. and Sevilla A., Learning during the lockdown: real-time data on children’s experiences during home learning, The Institute for Fiscal Studies, 2020. (ita qui)

Cachón-Zagalaz J., Sánchez-Zafra M., Sanabrias-Moreno D., González-Valero G., Lara-Sánchez A., and Zagalaz-Sánchez M. L. Systematic Review of the Literature About the Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Lives of School Children Front. Psychol., 14 October 2020 |

– Come dare sostegno

Dalton L, Rapa E, Stein A. Protecting the psychological health of children through effective communication about COVID-19. Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2020;4(5):346-347. doi:10.1016/S2352-4642(20)30097-3

Gaudreau C., King Y.A., Dore R.A., Puttre H., Nichols D., Hirsh-Pasek K., Michnick Golinkoff R. (2020), Preschoolers Benefit Equally From Video Chat, Pseudo-Contingent Video, and Live Book Reading: Implications for Storytime During the Coronavirus Pandemic and Beyond Front. Psychol., 03 September 2020 |

Hershow RB, Wu K, Lewis NM, Milne AT, Currie D, Smith AR, Lloyd S, Orleans B, Young EL, Freeman B, Schwartz N, Bryant B, Espinosa C, Nakazawa Y, Garza E, Almendares O, Abara WE, Ehlman DC, Waters K, Hill M, Risk I, Oakeson K, Tate JE, Kirking HL, Dunn A, Vallabhaneni S, Hersh AL, Chu VT. Low SARS-CoV-2 Transmission in Elementary Schools – Salt Lake County, Utah, December 3, 2020-January 31, 2021. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021 Mar 26;70(12):442-448. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm7012e3. PMID: 33764967; PMCID: PMC7993560.

Houghton SH, J;Carroll,A;Wood,L;Baffour,B;. It Hurts To Be Lonely! Loneliness and Positive Mental Wellbeing in Australian Rural and Urban Adolescents. Journal of Psychologists and Counsellors in Schools. 2016;26(1):52-67.

Liang S.W., Chen R.N., Liu L.L., Li X.G, Chen J.B., Tang S.Y,, Zhao J.B. (2020), The Psychological Impact of the COVID-19 Epidemic on Guangdong College Students: The Difference Between Seeking and Not Seeking Psychological Help Front. Psychol., 04 September 2020 |

Wang G, Zhang Y, Zhao J, Zhang J, Jiang F. Mitigate the effects of home confinement on children during the COVID-19 outbreak. Lancet. 2020;395(10228):945-947.

– Stili di vita

Pietrobelli, A., Pecoraro, L., Ferruzzi, A., Heo, M., Faith, M., Zoller, T., Antoniazzi, F., Piacentini, G., Fearnbach, S.N. and Heymsfield, S.B. (2020), Effects of COVID‐19 Lockdown on Lifestyle Behaviors in Children with Obesity Living in Verona, Italy: A Longitudinal Study. Obesity, 28: 1382-1385. doi:10.1002/oby.22861.

Ribeiro FS, Braun Janzen T, Passarini L, Vanzella P. Exploring Changes in Musical Behaviors of Caregivers and Children in Social Distancing During the COVID-19 Outbreak. Front Psychol. 2021 Mar 24;12:633499. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2021.633499. PMID: 33841265; PMCID: PMC8024569.

Ruiz-Roso MB, de Carvalho Padilha P, Mantilla-Escalante DC, et al. Covid-19 Confinement and Changes of Adolescent’s Dietary Trends in Italy, Spain, Chile, Colombia and Brazil. Nutrients. 2020;12(6):1807. Published 2020 Jun 17. doi:10.3390/nu12061807.

Spinelli M., Lionetti F., Pastore M., Fasol M. (2020), Parents’ Stress and Children’s Psychological Problems in Families Facing the COVID-19 Outbreak in Italy Front. Psychol., 03 July 2020 |

Wang YT, L;Guo,L;Huebner,S.E;. Family dysfunction and Adolescents’ anxiety and depression: A multiple mediation model. Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology. 2020;66.

Yang Y., Li O., Peng X., and Wang L. Consumption Trends During the COVID-19 Crisis: How Awe, Coping, and Social Norms Drive Utilitarian Purchases Front. Psychol., 19 October 2020 |

Violenza domestica

Gosangi B, Park H, Thomas R, et al. Exacerbation of Physical Intimate Partner Violence during COVID-19 Lockdown[published online ahead of print, 2020 Aug 13]. Radiology. 2020;202866. doi:10.1148/radiol.2020202866

Spinelli M, Lionetti F, Pastore M, Fasolo M. Parents’ Stress and Children’s Psychological Problems in Families Facing the COVID-19 Outbreak in Italy. Front Psychol. 2020;11:1713. Published 2020 Jul 3. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2020.01713

Vieira PR, Garcia LP, Maciel ELN, The increase in domestic violence during the social isolation: what does it reveals?(2020) Rev Bras Epidemiol. Apr 22;23:e200033. doi: 10.1590/1980-54972020003

Conseguenze sociali

Alessandri G., Filosa L., Tisak M.S., Crocetti E., Crea G., Avanzi L. (2020), Moral Disengagement and Generalized Social Trust as Mediators and Moderators of Rule-Respecting Behaviors During the COVID-19 Outbreak Front. Psychol., 27 August 2020 |

Barattucci M., Chirico A., Kuvačić G., and De Giorgio A. (2020) Rethinking the Role of Affect in Risk Judgment: What We Have Learned From COVID-19 During the First Week of Quarantine in Italy Front. Psychol., 02 October 2020 ttps://

Bertin P, Nera K, Delouvée S. Conspiracy Beliefs, Rejection of Vaccination, and Support for hydroxychloroquine: A Conceptual Replication-Extension in the COVID-19 Pandemic Context. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 18;11:565128. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.565128. PMID: 33071892; PMCID: PMC7536556.

Bottemanne H., Morlaàs O., Fossati P., Schmidt L. (2020), Does the Coronavirus Epidemic Take Advantage of Human Optimism Bias? Front. Psychol., 26 August 2020  |

Bzdok D., Dunbar R.I.M., The Neurobiology of Social Distance. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 2020; DOI: 10.1016/j.tics.2020.05.016. (ita qui)

Castiglioni C., Lozza E. (2020), Determinants of the Financial Contribution to the NHS: The Case of the COVID-19 Emergency in Italy, Front. Psychol., 13 November 2020 |

Chtourou H., Trabelsi K., H’mida V., Boukhris O., Glenn J.M., Brach M., Bentlage E., Bott N., Shephard R.J. Ammar A., Bragazzi N.L. (2020), Active During the Quarantine and Self-Isolation Period for Controlling and Mitigating the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Systematic Overview of the Literature Front. Psychol., 25 August 2020 |

Conserve D. F., Gallopel-Morvan K., and Raude J.  Socio-Cognitive Factors Associated With Lifestyle Changes in Response to the COVID-19 Epidemic in the General Population: Results From a Cross-Sectional Study in France Aymery Constant, Front. Psychol., 29 September 2020

Demirtaş-Madran H.A. (2020), Exploring the Motivation Behind Discrimination and Stigmatization Related to COVID-19: A Social Psychological Discussion Based on the Main Theoretical Explanations, Front. Psychol., 13 November 2020 |

Deng S, Wang W, Xie P, Chao Y, Zhu J. Perceived Severity of COVID-19 and Post-pandemic Consumption Willingness: The Roles of Boredom and Sensation-Seeking. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 16;11:567784. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.567784. PMID: 33041933; PMCID: PMC7525206.

Dhami M.K., Weiss-Cohen L., Ayton P. (2020), Are People Experiencing the ‘Pains of Imprisonment’ During the COVID-19 Lockdown? Front. Psychol., 19 November 2020 |

Dubey S, Biswas P, Ghosh R, Chatterjee S, Dubey MJ, Chatterjee S, Lahiri D, Lavie CJ. (2020), Psychosocial impact of COVID-19. Diabetes Metab Syndr. May 27;14(5):779-788. doi: 10.1016/j.dsx.2020.05.035. Online ahead of print.

El Sayed El Keshky M., Basyouni S.S., Al Sabban A.M. (2020), Getting Through COVID-19: The Pandemic’s Impact on the Psychology of Sustainability, Quality of Life, and the Global Economy – A Systematic Review, Front. Psychol., 12 November 2020 |

Escolà-Gascón A., Marín F.X, Rusiñol J., Gallifa J. (2020), Measuring Psychosocial Reactions to COVID-19: The COVID Reaction Scales (COVID-RS) as a New Assessment Tool, Front. Psychol., 19 November 2020 |

Everett, J. A. C., Colombatto, C., Chituc, V., Brady, W. J., & Crockett, M. J. (2020). The effectiveness of moral messages on public health behavioral intentions during the COVID-19 pandemic. PsyArXiv.

Faasse K, Newby J. Public Perceptions of COVID-19 in Australia: Perceived Risk, Knowledge, Health-Protective Behaviors, and Vaccine Intentions. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 30;11:551004. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.551004. PMID: 33117223; PMCID: PMC7561403.

Falcone R., Colì E., Felletti S., Paglieri F., Sapienza A., and Castelfranchi C. (2020) All We Need Is Trust: How the COVID-19 Outbreak Reconfigured Trust in Italian Public Institutions Front. Psychol., 02 October 2020 |

Flint S.W. (2020), Stigmatizing Media Portrayal of Obesity During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic Front. Psychol., 03 September 2020 |

Francis, K., & McNabb, C. B. (2020). Moral Decision-Making during COVID-19: Moral judgments, moralisation, and everyday behaviour. Retrieved from

Galbadage T., Peterson B.M., Wang D.C., Wang J.S., et al (2020), Biopsychosocial and Spiritual Implications of Patients With COVID-19 Dying in IsolationFront. Psychol., 17 November 2020 |

Georgiou N., Delfabbro P., Balzan R. (2020), COVID-19-related conspiracy beliefs and their relationship with perceived stress and pre-existing conspiracy beliefs. Pers Individ Dif. 2020 Nov 1;166.

Germani A., Buratta L., Delvecchio E., Mazzeschi C. (2020), Emerging Adults and COVID-19: The Role of Individualism-Collectivism on Perceived Risks and Psychological Maladjustment. Int J Environ Res Public Health. May 17;17(10):3497. doi: 10.3390/ijerph17103497.

Ghiretti F., Gildoni G., Grassi G.M., Torricelli L., et al (2020), Psychological Support to the Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Field Experience in Reggio Emilia, Northern Italy, Front. Psychol., 17 November 2020 |

Jetten J., Reicher S.D., Haslam S.A., Cruwys T., Together Apart – The Psychology of Covid-19, SAGE Publications, 2020. (ita qui)

Kokkoris MD, Kamleitner B. Would You Sacrifice Your Privacy to Protect Public Health? Prosocial Responsibility in a Pandemic Paves the Way for Digital Surveillance. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 18;11:578618. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.578618. PMID: 33071918; PMCID: PMC7531172.

Lee S.W.S., Huang J.Y., Schwarz N. (2020), Risk Overgeneralization in Times of a Contagious Disease Threat, Front. Psychol., 16 June 2020 |

Lewnard, J. A., & Lo, N. C. (2020). Scientific and ethical basis for social-distancing interventions against COVID-19. The Lancet Infectious Diseases, 20, 631–633.

Lippold JV, Laske JI, Hogeterp SA, Duke É, Grünhage T, Reuter M. The Role of Personality, Political Attitudes and Socio-Demographic Characteristics in Explaining Individual Differences in Fear of Coronavirus: A Comparison Over Time and Across Countries. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 18;11:552305. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.552305. PMID: 33071872; PMCID: PMC7530433.

Martín-Brufau R., Suso-Ribera C., Corbalán J. (2020), Emotion Network Analysis During COVID-19 Quarantine ‐ A Longitudinal StudyFront. Psychol., 10 November 2020 |

Mazza M., Attanasio M., Pino M.C., et al. (2020), Moral Decision-Making, Stress, and Social Cognition in Frontline Workers vs. Population Groups During the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Explorative Study Front. Psychol., 19 November 2020 |

Olagoke A.A.,  Olagoke O.O., Hughes A.M. (2020), Psychological Pathways Linking Public Trust During the Coronavirus Pandemic to Mental and Physical Well-beingFront. Psychol., 11 November 2020 |

Pakenham KI, Landi G, Boccolini G, Furlani A, Grandi S, Tossani E. The moderating roles of psychological flexibility and inflexibility on the mental health impacts of COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown in Italy. J Contextual Behav Sci. 2020;17:109-118. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2020.07.003

Pietrabissa G, Simpson SG. Psychological Consequences of Social Isolation During COVID-19 Outbreak. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 9;11:2201. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.02201. PMID: 33013572; PMCID: PMC7513674.

Prosser A.M.B., Judge M., Bolderdijk J.W., Blackwood L., Kurz T.. Distancers and non-distancers? The potential social psychological impact of moralizing COVID‐19 mitigating practices on sustained behaviour change. British Journal of Social Psychology, 2020; DOI: 10.1111/bjso.12399. (ita qui)

Rathore FA, Farooq F. (2020), Information Overload and Infodemic in the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Pak Med Assoc. May;70(Suppl 3)(5):S162-S165. doi: 10.5455/JPMA.38.

Roychowdhury D., 2019 Novel Coronavirus Disease, Crisis, and Isolation, Front. Psychol., 06 August 2020.

Saladino V., Algeri D., and Auriemma V. (2020)The Psychological and Social Impact of Covid-19: New Perspectives of Well-BeingFront. Psychol., 02 October 2020

Samuel RD, Tenenbaum G, Galily Y. The 2020 Coronavirus Pandemic as a Change-Event in Sport Performers’ Careers: Conceptual and Applied Practice Considerations. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 23;11:567966. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.567966. PMID: 33071895; PMCID: PMC7540073.

Scarpina F. (2020), Detection and Recognition of Fearful Facial Expressions During the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic in an Italian Sample: An Online Experiment, Front. Psychol., 11 September 2020

Schippers M. C., For the Greater Good? The Devastating Ripple Effects of the Covid-19 Crisis Front. Psychol., 29 September 2020 |

Shefrin H. (2020), The Psychology Underlying Biased Forecasts of COVID-19 Cases and Deaths in the United States, Front. Psychol., 05 November 2020 |

Siebenhaar K.U., Köther A.K., and Alpers G.W. (2020), Dealing With the COVID-19 Infodemic: Distress by Information, Information Avoidance, and Compliance With Preventive Measures, Front. Psychol., 05 November 2020 |

Signorelli C, Capolongo S, D’Alessandro D, Fara GM. The homes in the COVID-19 era. How their use and values are changing. Acta Biomed. 2020;91(9-S):92-94. Published 2020 Jul 20. doi:10.23750/abm.v91i9-S.10125

Sobkow A., Zaleskiewicz T., Petrova D., Garcia-Retamero R., Traczyk J. (2020), Worry, Risk Perception, and Controllability Predict Intentions Toward COVID-19 Preventive Behaviors Front. Psychol., 19 November 2020 |

Tomczyk S., Rahn M., Schmidt S. (2020), Social Distancing and Stigma: Association Between Compliance With Behavioral Recommendations, Risk Perception, and Stigmatizing Attitudes During the COVID-19 Outbreak Front. Psychol., 11 August 2020

Vai B., Cazzetta S., Ghiglino D., Parenti L. (2020), Risk Perception and Media in Shaping Protective Behaviors: Insights From the Early Phase of COVID-19 Italian Outbreak, Front. Psychol., 05 November 2020 |

Venuleo C, Marinaci T, Gennaro A, Palmieri A. The Meaning of Living in the Time of COVID-19. A Large Sample Narrative Inquiry. Front Psychol. 2020 Sep 17;11:577077. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.577077. PMID: 33041950; PMCID: PMC7527434.

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Willardt R., Jutzi C.A., Schmid P.C., and Jonas E. (2020), Between Conspiracy Beliefs, Ingroup Bias, and System Justification: How People Use Defense Strategies to Cope With the Threat of COVID-19, Front. Psychol., 30 September 2020 |

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Implicazioni per le professioni di aiuto

Aperribai L., Cortabarria L., Aguirre T., Verche E., et al (2020), Teacher’s Physical Activity and Mental Health During Lockdown Due to the COVID-2019 PandemicFront. Psychol., 11 November 2020 |

Carmassi C, Foghi C, Dell’Oste V, et al. PTSD symptoms in healthcare workers facing the three coronavirus outbreaks: What can we expect after the COVID-19 pandemic [published online ahead of print, 2020 Jul 20]. Psychiatry Res. 2020;292:113312. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2020.113312

De Sio S, Buomprisco G, La Torre G, Lapteva E, Perri R, Greco E, Mucci N, Cedrone F. The impact of COVID-19 on doctors’ well-being: results of a web survey during the lockdown in Italy. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2020 Jul;24(14):7869-7879. doi: 10.26355/eurrev_202007_22292. PMID: 32744715.

Di Monte C., Monaco S., Mariani R., and Di Trani M. (2020) From Resilience to Burnout: Psychological Features of Italian General Practitioners During COVID-19 Emergency Front. Psychol., 02 October 2020 |

Dubey N., Podder P., Pandey D. (2020), Knowledge of COVID-19 and Its Influence on Mindfulness, Cognitive Emotion Regulation and Psychological Flexibility in the Indian Community, Front. Psychol., 12 November 2020 |

Galvin J., Richards G., Smith A.P. (2020), Staying Physically A Longitudinal Cohort Study Investigating Inadequate Preparation and Death  and Dying in Nursing Students: Implications for the Aftermath of the COVID-19 Pandemic, Front. Psychol., 19 August 2020.

Giusti E.M., Pedroli E., D’Aniello G.E.  et al.  (2020), The Psychological Impact of the COVID-19 Outbreak on Health Professionals: A Cross-Sectional Study, Front. Psychol., 10 July 2020 |

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