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Pence speaks on mental health benefits of getting outdoors

Second Lady Karen Pence visited Great Smoky Mountains National Park to talk about the mental health benefits of spending time outdoors as officials announced the second phase of a plan to reopen all park trails.

Veterans groups, govt brace for surge in mental health needs

The Department of Veterans Affairs and its partner mental health providers have kept thousands of veterans in treatment during the coronavirus pandemic through telehealth appointments.

NCDHHS awarded $2M grant to support mental health response to COVID-19

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has been awarded a $2 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to support the state’s behavioral health response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Psychologist says we should connect more with our emotions during virus pandemic

With the new stay-at-home order, the adjustment can be difficult, but we also have to make sure our mental state is okay.
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College students examine hurricane effects on mental health in North Carolina

A univerisity research team is studying the effects of hurricanes on mental health throughout coastal North Carolina.

FCC votes to set up 3-digit suicide hotline number like 911

Federal regulators are setting up a new three-digit number to reach a suicide prevention hotline in order to make it easier to seek help and reduce the stigma associated with mental health.

Kamala Harris proposes doubling mental health treatment beds

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris wants to double the number of mental health treatment beds available across the country and increase access to virtual mental health counseling.
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Therapist gets candid through live mental health demonstration

With our busy schedules, we can sometimes overlook our mental health.

NC Superintendent speaks about new mental health bill for students

North Carolina is getting more serious about the mental health of public school students. 

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