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Interview: TN Voices CEO Rikki Harris on Struggles and Rewards for Mental Health Providers


Tennessee struggled to provide mental health services statewide before the pandemic. Now, the need for mental health support is even higher, but the availability of practitioners and counselors has fallen. One service provider is TN Voices, which, like many other providers, is looking for clinicians to add to their staff. CEO Rikki Harris told WUOT’s Chrissy Keuper that the non-profit wants counselors who have personal experience with mental health needs.