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Posted inMental Health

‘Behavioral health emergency’: NC health organizations ask state leaders for help

By Taylor Knopf Some of the state’s top health organizations are asking North Carolina leaders for a meeting to address what they’re calling a “behavioral health emergency.” The COVID-19 pandemic caused immeasurable stress and loss, resulting in more people needing mental health services. The demand increase has strained North Carolina’s already fractured mental health system.  […]