March 20, 2020 – Senior producer Matt Grubs speaks with two psychiatrists about how to deal with the realities of social distancing as the nation responds to the COVID-19 outbreak. For many people, staying at home can start to feel overwhelming, especially as they struggle to explain to their children what’s happening in the world beyond the front door. The doctors also talk about how to be more aware of our own reactions to news, and how to be informed without being overwhelmed.
Guests: Dr. Caroline Bonham, psychiatrist, UNM School of Medicine Dr. Amy Rouse, psychiatrist, UNM School of Medicine
March 20, 2020 – In the midst of COVID-19 restrictions, Gene Grant and The Line opinion panelmeetsvirtually through internet video to take a broad look at New Mexico’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Are state and local leaders doing enough? How have New Mexicans responded to the call for social distancing? Others believe New Mexico is overreacting. What are the immediate and long-term economic impacts on businesses and citizens, especially for low-income populations?
Line Panelists: Dan Foley, former NM state representative Eric Griego, former NM state senator Sophie Martin, attorney