Samuel Reinfeld et al.
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to have a deleterious impact on mental health at multiple levels. Fear of infection, stress related to social isolation, work, financial or family loss can lead to mood symptoms, anxiety or substance abuse. COVID-19 infection is associated with a host of neuropsychiatric symptoms, including psychosis, even in individuals without previous mental illness. Many of these symptoms have been associated with a COVID-19-induced hyperinflammatory state. The host reaction to COVID-19 vaccines may recreate a mild version of the actual infection … We report a case of a man with new onset psychosis after administration of an mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccine.