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KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital Employees Cultivate Social Innovation Tools

Social Innovation Tools

When children learn about how the brain works, it can help them understand their own brain. KVC Hospitals’ staff work to create tools to better communicate how the brain works with kids in our care. Learn more here.

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Q&A with Miquel, Behavioral Health Technician

Behavioral Health Technician

When youth enter our residential treatment program, they are in the care of a dedicated treatment team. The Behavioral Health Technicians (BHT) help kids through their treatment plans and to overcome challenges. Meet Miquel, one BHT at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital who talks about the rewards of helping children.

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Understanding Mental Health and Treatment for Illnesses

understanding mental health

Mental health has become more a part of the national dialogue recently. Here’s some information on understanding mental health.

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New Parenting Resource Helps Develop Soft Skills in Youth

soft skills in youth

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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Brain Strengthening Learning Lab Helps Youth Let Go of Anger

Learning Lab

The Learning Lab at KVC Prairie Ridge Children’s Psychiatric Hospital helps youth learn about emotion regulation and strengthen their brains.

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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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Identifying and Regulating Emotions After Experiencing Childhood Trauma

Emotions after experiencing childhood trauma

Emotions play a very significant role in how we experience life, create relationships and form our individuality.

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Creative Projects Teach Positive Skills for Youth at KVC Wheatland Hospital

KVC Wheatland teaches positive skills for youth.

Youth receiving psychiatric treatment a KVC Wheatland Hospital in Hays, Kan. enjoyed some fun activities this winter while learning some positive skills.

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Dance Produces Positive Results for Youth at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital

Dance Therapy at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital

Every Friday at 3:00 p.m., music fills the room at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital as professional instructors teach youth how to express their feelings and discover their strengths through dance.

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Self-Harming Teen Finds Healing at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital

Healing at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital

While at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital, thirteen-year-old Greg learned how to heal from the painful emotions he felt and cope from them without having to engage in self-harming behavior.

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