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How Gun Violence Is Affecting Your Child and What You Can Do to Help Them 

Gun violence is prevalent in the U.S. and the leading cause of death for children. Find out how you can help your child cope and feel safe.

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Signs and Risk Factors of Self-Harm in Youth

The rates of self-harm in children and teens are high. Here’s how you can help prevent self-injuring and what to do if a youth is struggling.

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Hope’s Story: Teen with Depression Who Attempted Suicide Gets Life-Saving Help at KVC Hospitals

Therapist Janny tells the story of a teen with depression and suicide attempts gets life-saving children's psychiatric treatment at KVC Hospitals

Janny, a therapist at KVC Hospitals, tells this moving story of how she helped a teen with depression who attempted suicide multiple times. Check out this success story.

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5 Myths About Teen Suicide

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In this blog, we debunk 5 myths about teen suicide to help you understand the facts and what you can do to prevent suicide.

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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’s the Connection Between Child Abuse and Depression?

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Depression and other mental health struggles are often linked to childhood trauma. Learn the warning signs of abuse to help a child in need.

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Uncovering the Most Common Mood Disorders in Children

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Learn about the most common mood disorders in children, signs and symptoms, and what to do if you’re worried about your child’s behavior.

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Concerned About Your Child’s Behavior? Here’s a Free Mental Health Assessment

Are you concerned about your child? Use this free mental health assessment to determine if your child could benefit from professional help.

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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 Week: How A Teen Girl Overcame Suicidal Thoughts & Found Hope

Read this moving story about a teen girl who found hope for her future with psychiatric treatment and was able to overcome suicidal thoughts.

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