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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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A Thank You to the Team That Helped Me Cope with Abuse

A young girl was abused by her family for years and was able to overcome her trauma and suicidal thoughts thanks to a compassionate team of professionals.

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Young Girl Gains Resources, Support to Help Manage Her Physical and Mental Health

Physical and Mental Health

No one had ever shown Mallory how to live with her disease. She was struggling, but one dedicated KVC employee showed her how to be healthy.

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7 Common Myths About Teen Suicide

myths about teen suicide

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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Know the Risk Factors, Warning Signs of Suicide in Teens

Warning signs of suicide in teens

As the national rate of suicide in teens increases, it is important to know the warning signs, risk factors and how to create a safety plan for healing.

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Study Reveals Child Hospital Admissions for Suicidal Thoughts, Actions Have Doubled

teen suicide rates

A recent study shows that teen suicide rates have doubled over the last decade. Read the blog to learn more about the study results, causes & how you can help.

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New Video Features KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital’s Campus and Treatment Services

KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital Video

A new 4 minute video features KVC Prairie Ridge Hospitals’ 75-acre campus and highlights the psychiatric inpatient and residential treatment services available to help treat youth.

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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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