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OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – Anxiety is on the rise as the threat of coronavirus spreads across the nation.

COVID-19 is prompting community members to have anxiety over finance, health and the future.

James Bost, Director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), spoke with News 4 about how community members can deal with coronavirus-related anxiety.

Bost provides insight into this urgent issue in the above video.

The NAMI helpline can be reached by calling (800) 950-6264 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.