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We were all set to return to normal, but now with COVID-19 cases on the rise due to the Delta variant we’re taking steps backward. People are masking up again per CDC recommendations, vaccines are being more widely mandated, and many companies are postponing their return to office plans.

The Delta variant prompted renewed uncertainty around returning to work, schools reopening, travelling, childcare support, and more. We’ve already seen an increase in symptoms of anxiety, depression, and PTSD due to the seemingly never-ending changes brought on by the pandemic.

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