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Counsellor: Impact of Covid illness on mental health 'horrendous'

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A Norfolk counsellor has lifted the lid on the severe mental impact having coronavirus has had on her clients.

Karen Bonthelius, a psychotherapist based in Watton, said the number of people suffering with mental ill health after contracting the virus has been "absolutely horrendous".

A University of Oxford study has found one in three Covid survivors were diagnosed with a mental health condition within six months of being infected. - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Her worrying assessment comes after a University of Oxford study found one in three survivors of Covid-19 were diagnosed with a neurological or psychiatric condition within six months of being infected.

The study, which........

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