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The Journey of Community w/ Lauren Van Ewyk
Episode 610th October 2022 • Barnyard Language • Caite Palmer and Arlene Hunter
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This episode we're talking to Lauren Van Ewyk, a farmer and parent who is also a registered social worker and co-founder of the National Farmer Mental Health Alliance. Lauren tells us all about what barriers rural folks face around accessing mental health services, when and how to pursue help for our kids, and more. More information can be found at

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