This chapter explores the links between mental health and climate change and describes the mental health effects (e.g., anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress disorder) of the primary, secondary and tertiary manifestations of climate change. The cognitive obstacles to dealing with climate change and the cognitive solutions for addressing climate change are discussed.
|Title of host publication||Climate Change and Global Health|
|Place of Publication||Wallingford, UK|
|Number of pages||9|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|
|Name||Climate Change and Global Health|
BUTLER, C., Bowles, D. C., McIver, L., & Page, L. (2014). Mental health, cognition and the challenge of climate change. In C. D. Butler (Ed.), Climate Change and Global Health (pp. 251-259). (Climate Change and Global Health). Wallingford, UK: CABI. https://doi.org/10.1079/9781780642659.0251