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Bullying Led My Daughter to Depression & Psychiatric Hospitalization: How She Achieved Mental Health Wellness [VIDEO]

Bullying Led to Young Girl's Depression

Angela shares how KVC Hospitals saved her adolescent daughter’s life after bullying led her to severe depression and psychiatric hospitalization.

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The Story Behind His Behavior Will Break Your Heart: How Our Team Helped One Young Boy

Read this heartwarming story about two KVC Hospitals team members patiently connecting with a child to teach him how to talk about emotions rather than get angry.

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How KVC Hospitals’ Learning Lab Enhances Child Therapy

child therapy - learning lab at KVC Hosptials

To help youth heal from traumatic experiences, childhood adversity and to build a healthy brain, KVC has created a fun room where we lead youth through brain strengthening exercises and activities.

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Improving Treatment with Trauma-Informed Care

trauma-informed care

Many children and teens experience some form of trauma. With the help of compassionate, trauma-informed treatment, youth can begin to heal.

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Finding Her Voice: Teen Girl Thrives in Treatment

Psychiatric team at KVC Hospitals

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

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Niles Celebrates 135th Anniversary, Continues Legacy of Helping Children in Kansas City

Niles Legacy

Throughout history, Niles has been a safe-haven for children and families needing support. Learn how Niles is doing since reopening 1 year ago and how they plan to remain a safe-haven for years to come.

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What to Expect When Admitting Your Child to a Psychiatric Hospital

admission to a psychiatric hospital

Youth psychiatric treatment can help those struggling with mental and behavioral issues. Here are the answers to the admission process and common questions.

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Understanding Mental Health and Treatment for Illnesses

understanding mental health

Mental health has become more a part of the national dialogue recently. Here’s some information on understanding mental health.

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Music Therapy Improves Communication, Social Skills for Young Girl

Music therapy at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital

Natalie’s ability to communicate was very limited, so her music therapist introduced instruments that engaged her tactile and visual senses, building her confidence and emerging communication skills.

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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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