Last Updated Mar 25, 2020 6:16 PM EDT
A new poll from Axios-Ipsos found nearly a third of American adults said their emotional well being had gotten worse because of the coronavirus outbreak. Psychologist and CBS News contributor Dr. Lisa Damour joined the "CBS Evening News" on Wednesday for coping with anxiety during the pandemic.
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Disaster Distress Hotline: Call 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746
- American Foundation for Suicide Prevention: Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: For immediate help, if you are in a crisis, call the toll-free National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. All calls are confidential.
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Interviews with the experts
- Surgeon General Jerome Adams:
- White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx: