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Navigating ‘Climate Anxiety’ And Officials Talk IDD Waiver On This West Virginia Morning


On this West Virginia Morning, uncertainty about the future amidst a changing climate has given rise in recent years to a phenomenon known as “climate anxiety.” Ahead of Earth Day Monday, Chris Schulz spoke with Amy Parsons-White, sustainability manager for Marshall University, to discuss this mental health issue and potential solutions.

Also, in this show, lawmakers had the opportunity to ask questions of state health leaders about the state’s IDD Waiver program. Emily Rice has more.

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Chris Schulz produced this episode.

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