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How to Prevent Suicide Attempts From Over-the-Counter Medications

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As youth suicide attempts from OTC medications increase, learn about important steps for prevention and how to educate children and teens.

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You Are Not Alone: Mental Health Tips and Tools

Check out this series of mental health tips, education, and resources to help children and adults achieve mental wellness and happiness.

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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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Helping Kids Manage Back-to-School Stress

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Heading back to school this year may be extra stressful for kids and teens. Learn how to spot signs of stress and how to help them manage it.

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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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New Research: LGBTQIA+ Youth Mental Health & How You Can Help

Learn how you can support LGBTQIA+ youth who are struggling with their mental health and understand new research from The Trevor Project.

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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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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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