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How to Prevent Bullying & The Importance of Peer Intervention

From 2007 to 2019, the rate of reported cyberbullying nearly doubled. Taking action when a child, peer or student is being bullied is key to stop and prevent bullying behaviors.

Bullying affects 1 in 5 children and contributes to lower self-esteem, depression, anxiety and other problems. Learn more about how every child and adult can help prevent bullying.

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How to Address Challenging Behaviors in Children

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Challenging behaviors in children and teens happen in all families. Learn what is typical and what might need additional support to overcome here.

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How To Strengthen and Support a Child’s Mental Health

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Mental health is important at every stage of life. The early years are the best time for parents & caregivers to start building a child’s mental health.

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7 Common Myths About Teen Suicide

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Teen suicides are often misunderstood with many false understandings surrounding prevention and the root of the issue. We are setting the record straight on some of these common myths.

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KVC Partners for Resiliency Rally Community Event

Resilient KC Resiliency Rally

KVC is partnering with Resilient KC for a free Resiliency Rally at Arrowhead Stadium. Please join us and the Kansas City community to learn about resiliency and have fun!

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New Parenting Resource Helps Develop Soft Skills in Youth

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Employers today are seeking candidates with both technical skills and soft skills. This lesson plan can help adults develop soft skills in their children.

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Demi Lovato Releases Powerful Mental Health Documentary

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In a powerful new documentary, three people share their struggles of living with mental illness and how speaking about it transformed their lives for the better.

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KVC Prairie Ridge Enjoys a Busy Month Celebrating Diversity in June

KVC Prairie Ridge celebrates culture

In order to support, educate, and uplift both clients and staff, we celebrated Caribbean American Heritage Month and LGBT Pride Month throughout June.

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Resilient KC Aims to Increase Mental Health Awareness

Mental Health Awareness with Resilient KC

KVC Hospitals is actively participating in Resilient KC, an initiative of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce aimed at building healthy lives after childhood adversity.

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KVC Prairie Ridge Clients and Staff Celebrate Black History Month

KVC Prairie Ridge Celebrate Black History Month

The Diversity Matters Initiative Committee is on a mission to reflect the clients, families and communities in which we serve, while also cultivating diversity across all levels of our organization. Throughout February, the committee focused groups, events and activities around the celebration of Black History Month.

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