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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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Your Kids Won’t Listen? Here’s Why and How to Change it

If your kids won’t listen to you, you aren’t alone. This is a common frustration felt among parents everywhere. But luckily, there is a solution.

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How KVC Hospitals’ Learning Lab Enhances Child Therapy

child therapy - learning lab at KVC Hosptials

To help youth heal from traumatic experiences, childhood adversity and to build a healthy brain, KVC has created a fun room where we lead youth through brain strengthening exercises and activities.

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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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Does Your Child or Teen Need Counseling? Here Are Two Great Places to Start

child teen counseling

If your child or teen has been expressing behavioral issues, utilizing counselors in your youth’s school or faith-based community is a great place to start.

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Music Therapy Improves Communication, Social Skills for Young Girl

Music therapy at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital

Natalie’s ability to communicate was very limited, so her music therapist introduced instruments that engaged her tactile and visual senses, building her confidence and emerging communication skills.

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Suicide Prevention Awareness Month – Dominic’s Story

Suicide prevention awareness month

The psychiatric treatment team at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital helped a teen learn healthy skills in order to accept his past and live for the future.

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