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News 5: More people seeking mental health services during pandemic, rise in community violence

Screen shot of interview with Dr. Ben Kearney on WEWS

The need for mental health services is increasing. The on-going COVID-19 pandemic, increasing community violence, and seasonal changes all serve as sources of stress, anxiety, and depression for many people.

OhioGuidestone Chief Clinical Officer, Dr. Ben Kearney, spoke with News 5 Cleveland’s Jade Jarvis to discuss the rise in individuals seeking mental health treatment. Watch and ready why Dr. Kearney says making connections is so important during these trying times.

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