Dr. Shelley Visconte

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Airs Thursday, March 26, 2020, at 8 p.m. Tune in this Thursday for Health Matters. Dr. Joseph Bocchini, infectious disease physician with Willis-Knighton Health System, will update us on COVID-19. Dr. Randall Brewer will be our host, and Dr. Shelley Visconte will join to talk about how the coronavirus pandemic is affecting mental health.

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Airs Thursday, October 31, 2019, at 6 p.m. Tune in Thursday at 6 p.m. for Health Matters: Mental Health Edition. Dr. Shelley Visconte hosts this pre-recorded discussion on addiction and recovery with Kit Gamble and team members from the Lincoln Nova Vital Recovery Center in Ruston, La.

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Airs Thursday, September 26, 2019, at 6 p.m. Health Matters: Mental Health Edition. When is restlessness or inability to pay attention a disorder? Our host, Dr. Shelley Visconte, psychologist, counselor, and marriage and family therapist, will talk about ADHD with Licensed Professional Counselors Kathryn Costello and Devin Faircloth and graduate student ChiChi Zhang.

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Airs Thursday, August 29, 2019, at 6 p.m. Tune in for Health Matters: Mental Health Edition, Thursday at 6 p.m. Our host, Dr. Shelley Visconte, will be joined by Licensed Professional Counselor and Registered Play Therapist Nicole Lahr and Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Registered Play Therapist Linda Grayson to talk about how play therapy can help children and families. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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Airs Thursday, July 25, 2019, at 6 p.m. Anxiety is the most common mental health issue in the U.S. Tune in for Health Matters: Mental Health Edition, Thursday at 6 p.m. Our host, Dr. Shelley Visconte, will be joined by Licensed Professional Counselors Elsie Dittman and Courtney Espenan to talk about causes and treatments of anxiety disorders. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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