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Minnesota Is Considering Doubling Its Number of Rural Mental Health Counselors. To Two.
Mar 28, 2018 - Details a proposal from Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton to add another full time mental health counselor through the state system to help farmers in crisis. Presently one mental health counselor from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture serves the entire state. Farmers have high rates of suicide, physically demanding jobs, and often have limited access to care.
Source: MinnPost
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