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News by Topic: Mental health

Jun 19, 2020 - Highlights groups that are helping to address mental and behavioral health issues among Native American communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Describes how the disease has disproportionately affected Native communities and discusses the importance of connecting with others when coping with psychological distress.
Source: Cronkite News
Jun 15, 2020 - The Health Resources and Services Administration announces the availability of the complete lists of all geographic areas, population groups, and facilities designated as primary care, mental health, and/or dental Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs). Lists are available on the Shortage Areas website and are current as of May 1, 2020.
Source: Federal Register