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How to Help Your Teen Cope with Anxiety

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In this post, Dr. Vishal Adma and Dr. Jyotsna Adma discuss what parents can do to help their children cope with anxiety and other pressures.

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How to Address Challenging Behaviors in Children

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Challenging behaviors in children and teens happen in all families. Learn what is typical and what might need additional support to overcome here.

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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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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 Therapists About “13 Reasons Why” and How Parents Can Address Teen Suicide

13 Reasons Why prompts teen suicide discussion

“13 Reasons Why” has sparked a needed discussion about teen suicide. Hear what our therapists have to say about the series and talking to your children about it.

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New Parenting Resource Helps Develop Soft Skills in Youth

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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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Demi Lovato Releases Powerful Mental Health Documentary

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In a powerful new documentary, three people share their struggles of living with mental illness and how speaking about it transformed their lives for the better.

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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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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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Three Kansas City Area Organizations Bring Healing Power of Dance to Youth in Psychiatric Treatment

Healing Power of Dance

Children and teens receiving psychiatric treatment at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital can now experience the healing power of dance, thanks to a partnership between KVC Hospitals, the Kansas School of Classical Ballet and Netsmart.

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