KSHB: Keeping seniors active, avoiding depression during a pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic is taking a mental and emotional toll on senior citizens.

KSHB talked to Kadie Harry, PhD, a psychologist with Saint Luke's Behavioral Health about ways to support older family members. KSHB also talked to Mendi Hanna from Saint Luke's Bishop Spencer Place about what they are doing to keep residents active while staying safe.

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