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Posts Tagged ‘suicidal thoughts’
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.