- How We Help
As an industry leader in quality behavioral and mental health treatment, our innovative services for youth provide therapeutic and educational skills development.
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- About Us
Children’s Psychiatric Treatment in Kansas City
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Where We’re Located
4300 Brenner Dr.
Kansas City, KS 66104
Providing Life-Saving Children’s Psychiatric Care
KVC Hospitals Kansas City, formerly known as KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital, helps youth ages 6 to 18 who are experiencing depression, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, the impacts of trauma, and other behavioral and mental health challenges. For 30 years, we have been helping youth achieve mental health wellness so they can live healthier, happier lives full of hopes and dreams. Our inpatient acute hospital and residential treatment programs provide modern, safe, and child-friendly environments that encourage positive interactions and creativity. We accept Kansas and Missouri Medicaid plans and most private insurance plans.
If you’re concerned about your child’s mental health or would like to make a client referral to KVC Hospitals:
Helping Kids and Families Heal
Our treatment center is located on 75-acres of private, serene land just minutes from I-70 and tucked into the rolling hills of the Kaw Valley. KVC’s learning labs offer educational opportunities for youth with hands-on activities such as virtual reality, emotion regulation drills, expressive therapies, and other innovative treatment approaches. Recreation features include a gym and indoor and outdoor activity spaces and we provide private visitation rooms for family therapy, visits and evaluations. For those unable to travel, secure tele-video is available.
Clients receiving residential treatment are able to attend KVC Academy, an accredited alternative education program for grades K-12 where they are able to receive credits, educational testing and IEP services.
Learn more about the services provided in our inpatient acute hospital and residential treatment programs including what to expect during the admission and discharge processes.
If you’re concerned about your child or need to refer a client for treatment, complete the form below: