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Climate Change and Mental Health
Figure 8.1Griffith University, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, University of Miami, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Mark M. Shimamoto, Robert J. Ursano, Joseph P. Reser, Daniel Dodgen, Darrin Donato, Trina Dutta, Annette M. La Greca, Joshua Morganstein , Josef Ruzek, Shulamit Schweitzer, Nancy Kelly
This figure appears in chapter 8 of the The Impacts of Climate Change on Human Health in the United States: A Scientific Assessment report.
This conceptual diagram illustrates the key pathways by which humans are exposed to health threats from climate drivers, and potential resulting mental health and well-being outcomes (center boxes). These exposure pathways exist within the context of other factors that positively or negatively influence health outcomes (gray side boxes). Key factors that influence health outcomes and vulnerability for individuals are shown in the right box, and include social determinants of health and behavioral choices. Key factors that influence health outcomes and vulnerability at larger community or societal scales, such as natural and built environments, governance and management, and institutions, are shown in the left box. All of these influencing factors may also be affected by climate change. See Chapter 1: Introduction for more information.
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This figure was created on February 05, 2015.
The spatial range for this figure is N/A° to N/A° latitude, and N/A° to N/A° longitude.
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