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Oprah Winfrey Examines Childhood Trauma and How to Treat It

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*Photo credit: 60 Minutes In the United States, an epidemic has been sweeping across the nation, being passed down from generation to generation and contributing to some of the worst health and social problems in society. Milwaukee, Wisconsin is one of the poorest cities in the nation. When a local newspaper ran a series about […]

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4 State-Specific Factors That Affect a Child’s Wellbeing

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The new KIDS COUNT policy report from the Annie E. Casey Foundation describes what factors affect a child’s overall wellbeing.

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What to Expect When a Child Discharges From a Children’s Psychiatric Hospital

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Read this article to understand how you can continue helping a child after they discharge from a children’s psychiatric hospital.

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Why Youth in Foster Care Are Vulnerable to Human Trafficking and How Caregivers Can Protect Them

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The sad reality is that there is a link between the foster care system and human trafficking. Any advocate of children, especially foster parents, need to be aware of the ways children in foster care are more susceptible to being trafficked.

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KVC Health Systems Debuts New Tagline

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Learn why nonprofit leader KVC Health Systems is moving from “People matter” to a new tagline that calls attention to a universal human need.

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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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Tips to WIN Against Coronavirus Anxiety: Coping During COVID-19

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Tips to help you manage your coronavirus anxiety. Part of ongoing series “Coping During COVID-19” offering mental health support in the coronavirus crisis.

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Coping During COVID-19: Support and Solutions to Help You Cope In The Coronavirus Crisis

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“Coping During COVID-19” is a biweekly blog and video series supporting your mental health during the coronavirus crisis. Find practical tips and helpful links.

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Positive Parenting Skills and PMTO Lead to Success

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As the only organization authorized to provide PMTO training in the state of Kansas, KVC uses evidence-based training to help parents enhance their positive parenting skills.

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