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Teen Learns Coping Skills for Success

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Theo was struggling to communicate. With the help of patience and new skills, Theo learned unique ways to cope with his anger and began to be happy again.

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Q&A with Kourtney, Behavioral Health Counselor

KVC Hospitals Kourtney Young Behavioral Health Counselor

Meet Behavioral Health Counselor Kourtney who shares how her own experiences drive her to help children and teens in need.

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How to Address Challenging Behaviors in Children

challenging behaviors

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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How To Strengthen and Support a Child’s Mental Health

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Mental health is important at every stage of life. The early years are the best time for parents & caregivers to start building a child’s mental health.

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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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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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Brain Strengthening Learning Lab Helps Youth Let Go of Anger

Learning Lab

The Learning Lab at KVC Prairie Ridge Children’s Psychiatric Hospital helps youth learn about emotion regulation and strengthen their brains.

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Creative Projects Teach Positive Skills for Youth at KVC Wheatland Hospital

KVC Wheatland teaches positive skills for youth.

Youth receiving psychiatric treatment a KVC Wheatland Hospital in Hays, Kan. enjoyed some fun activities this winter while learning some positive skills.

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Selfless Giving Brightens the Holidays at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital

Selfless Giving Brightens Holidays at KVC Prairie Ridge Hospital

Children receiving psychiatric treatment were able to create positive holiday memories through various activities, celebrations, and traditions.

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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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