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How to Address Challenging Behaviors in Children

how to address challenging behaviors in children

Is your child’s behavior typical? Do you praise your child far more frequently than you discipline him or her? Learn how to address challenging behaviors.

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KVC Opening Short-Term Children’s Shelters to Replace Lost Capacity in Kansas

The short-term care options in Kansas City, Hays and Wichita will provide a safe place for children waiting to be matched with a relative or foster family.

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KVC Health Systems to Celebrate 2017 Impact and Honor Leader of 35 Years, Anne Roberts

KVC 2017 Impact

On October 19, KVC will unveil its 2017 Impact Report; thank staff, donors and partners; share impact stories; and present its 47th KVC Hero Award.

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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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Women of VanBrock Aim to Raise $1M as Chairs of KVC Health Systems’ Annual Charity Gala

Women of VanBrock, KVC Gala Chairs

Bonne Illig and her team at VanBrock hope to raise over $1M in their fourth year as event chairs of KVC Health Systems’ Annual Charity Gala.

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Suicide: Preventing the Second Leading Cause of Death for Young People

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Suicide is a major public health concern, and the month of September is dedicated to raising awareness and sharing important information in order to prevent premature death by suicide.

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To Evolve, We Must Involve: A Conversation with Jason Hooper of KVC Health Systems

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In this interview, President/CEO Jason Hooper of KVC Health Systems gives insight into leading the behavioral health and child welfare organization.

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KVC’s Annual Charity Golf Tournament Provides Light for Children, Teens Living in Darkness

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Hundreds of Kansas City business leaders will witness the solar eclipse on one of the nation’s most beautiful golf courses while raising funds for children and teens in need.

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Actress Charlize Theron Opens Up About Alcoholic Father, Traumatic Childhood

Charlize Theron Talks about traumatic childhood experiences

Growing up, Theron’s everyday life was affected by her father’s alcoholism. Her mother has inspired her to heal and move on from her traumatic childhood.

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How the Opioid Epidemic is Literally Changing Kids’ Brains

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Dr. Nadine Burke Harris was recently interviewed by Mother Jones, a nonprofit news organization, to discuss the developmental and physiological effects that the opioid epidemic is having on children.

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