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20 Inspiring Stories of Overcoming Childhood Adversity & Getting Mental Health Support

KVC Story Contest 2019 Winners - Share your story - Inspiring stories of overcoming childhood adversity

In our annual Story Contest, we received 55 inspiring stories of overcoming childhood adversity, mental health needs, loneliness and hopelessness.

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How to Know When You Need Mental Health Support: Coping During COVID-19

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How do you know when you need mental health support during the coronavirus pandemic? Part of a series “Coping During COVID-19” from the experts at KVC.

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What Does a Mental Health Crisis Look Like?

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When someone you care for is going through a mental health crisis, the best thing to do is be prepared. Learn how to recognize it and be prepared.

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KVC Health Systems Releases New Thriving Magazine with Inspiring Stories

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In the latest issue of Thriving, KVC Health Systems provides inspiring stories of children and families who overcame adversity, helpful tips and more.

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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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KVC’s MyLink™ Telehealth Project Completes Pilot Testing, Moves to Distribution

When fully implemented, MyLink will use iPads to transform care delivered to children in over 1,000 foster families in Kansas, Nebraska, Kentucky and West Virginia.

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Exposing the Connection Between Social Media and Teen Suicide

Social media has greatly changed how we receive news, network with friends and colleagues, and keep up with the latest happenings. However, we have also witnessed the negative effects of social media and social networking, particularly with teens.

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Why We Need To Talk About Depression

Hear from one brave teenager who shared about his struggles with depression at a TEDxKids forum, urging people to talk more openly about depression and suicide.

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The Inspiring Reason People Are Getting Semicolon Tattoos

A semicolon is used when an author could have chosen to end their sentence, but chose not to. The author is you and the sentence is your life.

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