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Strong demand for mental health support in Houston area

HOUSTON – The coronavirus pandemic hasn’t just caused physical pain and suffering. It’s also taken quite a toll on the mental health of thousands of Texans.

The COVID-19 crisis is taking a mental toll. Anxiety and anger over the potential infection, job loss, and isolation are showing up in calls for help with mental issues.

A Houston help-line is now partnering with the state to provide help.