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The Story Behind His Behavior Will Break Your Heart: How Our Team Helped One Young Boy

Read this heartwarming story about two KVC Hospitals team members patiently connecting with a child to teach him how to talk about emotions rather than get angry.

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Inpatient Mental Health & Residential Treatment: What’s the Difference?

Children and teens can sometimes exhibit behaviors that might need professional help, and it might become confusing. Here’s some helpful information about psychiatric care.

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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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KVC Hospitals Wichita Opens, Expanding Access to Children’s Mental Health Services in Kansas

KVC Hospitals opened a new children’s psychiatric treatment center in Wichita, KS to provide mental health services to youth closer to their home communities.

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Giving Families Hope: Bobby Eklofe’s 30-Year Career in Mental Health Treatment

Find out how Bobby Eklofe has supported KVC’s mission for 30 years and gives parents support and hope by helping children overcome mental health challenges.

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Random Acts of Kindness Matter for Your Health

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Read this blog to learn how random acts of kindess not only leave you feeling happier but also impact your physical and mental health in many ways.

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Finding Purpose through a Teen Girl’s Happiness

Andrea, a teen girl with behavioral issues, received care and mentorship while at KVC Wheatland Hospital’s psychiatric residential treatment facility.

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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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Connecting with Children as a Mental Health Nurse

As a mental health nurse at KVC Wheatland Hospital, Farrah Hendrix engages and connects with youth to help them heal from childhood trauma.

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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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