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Coronavirus May Be Harder On Mental Health In Rural Areas

Jul 20, 2020

Counseling session
Credit Texas A&M University

Dr. Nick Patras of the Texas A&M-Commerce Counseling Center reflects on an article reporting a study that finds the mental-health effects of the coronavirus may be more damaging in rural areas than in cities because fewer mental health services and facilities are available.  Members of the public in need of counseling services may contact the Community Counseling and Psychology Clinic.