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KVC Health Systems Releases 3 New Guides on Child Mental Health

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The three eBooks on child mental health are 5 Things Every Child Needs for Good Mental Health, Quick Assessment: Does My Child or Teen Need Professional Help?, and The 3 Types of Mental and Behavioral Health Treatment for Children and Teens.

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How to Address Challenging Behaviors in Children

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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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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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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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5 Things You Need to Know About Foster Care

5 things to know about foster care

The U.S. foster care system is complex and can be confusing to understand. Here are five things you need to know, plus ideas for getting involved.

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4 Ways Parents Can Protect Their Teens From Depression and Anxiety

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The economy, national tragedies, technology and social media are impacting young people’s development, creating a rise in teen depression and anxiety.

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Parenting Skill: How to Demonstrate Positive Involvement in Your Child’s Interests

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Showing interest and participating in your child’s hobbies and activities can deepen your bond, build self-esteem and open up communication.

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Kids Won’t Listen? Here’s Why and How to Change It

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Struggling to get your kids to listen is a common frustration felt among parents everywhere, but luckily, there is a solution.

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Parenting Skills: How to Help Your Child Succeed in School

Parenting Skills: How to help your child succeed at school

Children who know what it takes to succeed in school are better prepared to succeed in the future when applying for college or pursuing a career.

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Parenting Skills: Tips for Monitoring and Supervising Your Child

Parenting skills: tips for monitoring and supervising your child kvc health systems

Asking these five key questions can help parents stay informed of their child’s whereabouts, activities, interactions and behaviors.

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