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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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Mabee Foundation Issues $1 Million Challenge Grant for KVC Children’s Hospital

The Mabee Foundation of Oklahoma has issued a $1 million challenge grant to build a new KVC children’s psychiatric hospital in Wichita, Kansas.

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Campus Supervisor Eases Admission for Youth at Psychiatric Hospital

admission for youth at psychiatric hospital

Walking into a children’s psychiatric hospital can be unnerving to children and teens at first. KVC team members go above and beyond to make people feel welcome.

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Nurse Builds Trust With Young Boy to Help Him Heal

treating trauma

After experiencing abuse, Jonathan needed medical care. What he found went beyond just excellent medical attention, he was able to trust again and stop blaming himself.

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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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Psychiatric Care: Defining Acute and Residential Treatment

What is psychiatric care?

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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5 Can’t-Miss Blogs from 2016

5 Can't Miss Blogs from 2016 - KVC Hospitals

In case you missed anything, catch up on the top blogs from 2016 published on the KVC Hospitals blog. See what’s everyone been talking about!

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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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KVC Wheatland Hospital Honors Staff at 4th Annual Wheaties Awards

KVC Wheatland Hospital Honors Staff

On Saturday, January 23, KVC Wheatland Hospital celebrated staff accomplishments at the 4th Annual Wheaties Awards at the Rose Garden Banquet Hall in Hays, Kan.

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