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You Can Create the Narrative for Suicide Prevention

Astra Garner, Vice President of Clinical Advancement for KVC Hospitals, discusses how to prevent suicide, look for the warning signs, and find helpful resources.

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Signs and Risk Factors of Self-Harm in Youth

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The rates of self-harm in children and teens are high. Here’s how you can help prevent and stop youth from self-injuring.

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Finding Her Voice: Teen Girl Thrives in Treatment

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A young girl found her voice through the support and love that KVC’s caring psychiatric treatment team offered.

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The Lydia Tree: How Unconditional Love Helped One Girl Heal from a Traumatic Childhood

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Lydia rarely smiled and had given up all hope. Alicia Armstrong and the dedicated team at KVC Hospitals helped her to find joy again, and she continued to grow.

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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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Messages of Hope, Love and Acceptance Emerge at 2017 MTV Video Music Awards

Suicide Prevention Awareness

During the MTV Video Music Awards this year, one rapper used his performance it as a platform to talk about suicide prevention awareness. Learn more here.

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Selena Gomez Discusses Depression and Anxiety at Awards Show

Selena Gomez addresses depression at AMAs

During the 2016 AMAs, pop star Selena Gomez used her acceptance speech to spark awareness for mental health.

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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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KVC Hospitals Aims for Zero Suicide in Our Communities

Zero Suicide Commitment from KVC Hospitals

On June 24-25, KVC Hospitals participated in the second National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention Zero Suicide Academy.

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