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Debunking Common Misconceptions About Psychiatric Medication

Psychiatric medications, used in conjunction with therapy and lifestyle changes, can help treat mental illness and improve quality of life.

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What to Expect When a Child Discharges From a Children’s Psychiatric Hospital

Read this article to understand how you can continue helping a child after they discharge from a children’s psychiatric hospital.

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Connection First: How A KVC Therapist Created a Safe Space for Healing from Abuse

Catrina, a therapist at KVC’s children’s psychiatric hospital in Kansas City, shares how she helped a young boy heal from trauma. We all need connection.

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How to Support Children’s Mental Health During the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic

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COVID-19 is a source of stress and fear in youth. Learn how you can create a positive impact on children’s mental health and help them cope.

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What You Need to Know About the Suicide Prevention Hotline Changing to 988

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The number 988 will become a national suicide prevention hotline to help those experiencing mental distress receive efficient, expert support. Read this blog for everything you need to know.

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What to Expect When Admitting Your Child to a Psychiatric Hospital

Children’s psychiatric hospitals help youth who are struggling with behavioral and mental health needs. Here are answers to the questions most commonly asked by parents and caregivers.

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Children’s Mental Health Warning Signs to Watch During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Children often struggle to express their emotions. Read this blog to learn how COVID-19 is affecting children’s mental health and warning signs to look for.

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Manage Stress and Anxiety About Coronavirus with These Tips

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Trying to manage stress and anxiety about coronavirus seems impossible. In this blog, mental health expert, Brittany Kroeger, offers some essential tips that will improve your mental health!

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How to Talk to Your Child About Coronavirus: From Child Mental Health Expert Annmarie Arensberg, LCSW, LSCSW

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Child mental health expert, Annmarie Arensberg, shares her tips on how to talk to your child about COVID-19 so they can feel safe, heard and comforted.

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Inpatient Mental Health & Residential Treatment: What’s the Difference?

Children and teens can sometimes exhibit behaviors that might need professional help, and it might become confusing. Here’s some helpful information about psychiatric care.

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