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VIDEO: Pandemic impact on mental health and suicide rates

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Updated: July 29, 2020 07:46 PM
Created: July 29, 2020 07:34 PM

(ABC 6 NEWS)--A new study, by the research arm of Everytown for Gun Safety, shows that the COVID-19 pandemic could cause about 20 more suicides a day, in 2020. 

Betsy Singer went in-depth with Darcy Nielsen, the Chair of The Darkness Walk for Suicide PRevention and Awareness, on her fight to help prevent suicide. 

For sucide and mental health help/resources call or visit: 

NAMI Rochester, MN chapter: 507-287-1692 namisemn.org

National Suicide Prevention 24/7 Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255) suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Crisis Response for Southeast, MN: 1-844-CRISIS2 (274-7472) crisis2southeastmn.com


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