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Coronavirus And Mental Health

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Anxiety levels are on the rise as Americans contend with unprecedented disruptions to their everyday lives.

In the last three weeks, the number of people self-identifying with severe anxiety has gone up.

That’s according to screening data from Mental Health America, the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to mental health.

Today on All Sides: strategies for managing stress and building emotional resilience in uncertain times.

Guests:

  • Lori Criss, director of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
  • Kenton Beachy, executive director, Mental Health America of Ohio
  • Terry Russell, NAMI Ohio Executive Director

Resources:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
  • OCATSERVICES.org

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