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How Music Therapy Helps Children & Teens Cope with Mental Health Challenges

Youth often struggle to engage in traditional talk therapy. Music therapy offers a different way for them to express themselves and work through emotions.

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Celebrating Black History Month and Niles’ Legacy

Niles Black History

Throughout February, Americans come together to celebrate Black History Month and the many achievements of African Americans throughout our history.

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Teaching Healthy Eating in KVC Hospitals’ Kitchen Lab

Megan Brinker, Dietitian at KVC Hospitals, hosts a Kitchen Lab where she teaches the youth we serve healthy eating and cooking safety.

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Bringing Joy to Children During the Holidays

The youth receiving psychiatric treatment at KVC Hospitals created new memories and enjoyed many holiday fesitivities thanks to our 2018 Holiday Heroes!

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KVC Hospitals Strengthens Senior Leadership Team to Expand Children’s Psychiatric Treatment in KS & MO

KVC Hospitals Strengthens Senior Leadership to Expand Children's Psychiatric Treatment in KS and MO

The leadership changes will help KVC Hospitals replicate its unique, effective model and expand children’s access to psychiatric treatment.

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What to Expect From an Alternative Education

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Sometimes, children and teens might need a different school environment to be successful. Learn how an alternative school can support youth learning at their level.

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Improving Treatment with Trauma-Informed Care

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Many children and teens experience some form of trauma. With the help of compassionate, trauma-informed treatment, youth can begin to heal.

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Niles Celebrates 135th Anniversary, Continues Legacy of Helping Children in Kansas City

Niles Legacy

Throughout history, Niles has been a safe-haven for children and families needing support. Learn how Niles is doing since reopening 1 year ago and how they plan to remain a safe-haven for years to come.

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The Benefits of Play Therapy

Play Therapy at Niles

Play therapy offers a different way to communicate with therapeutic treatment. Learn more about this fun and effective mental health approach.

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Holiday Heroes Donate Gifts, Delight Youth Receiving Psychiatric Treatment

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The Kansas City community rallied behind the children & teens receiving psychiatric treatment at Niles this holiday season by donating gifts. Learn more about our 2017 Holiday Heroes here.

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