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Watch "Changes," video series presented by Richard Derwald in collaboration with the Erie County Dept. of Mental Health and Erie County Dept. of Senior Services on coping with change and living a healthy lifestyle.

Watch Episode 1 "Changes: Social Connection"

Watch Episode 2 "Changes: Living in the Moment"

Watch Episode 3 "Changes: All Gain - No Pain"

Watch Episode 4 "Changes: Nutrition"

Watch Episode 5 "Changes: Stay Informed but not Alarmed"

Watch Episode 6 "Changes: Re-entry Anxiety"


Video presentation by Mark O'Brien, Erie County Commissioner of Mental Health, about Understanding and Coping with Anxiety Disorders.