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Posts Tagged ‘adolescents’

Children’s Mental Health Warning Signs To Watch For

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It’s essential parents learn to recognize child mental health warning signs and know when and where to ask for help. Learn those signs here.

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15 Empowering Books About Mental Health, Trauma & Diversity for Kids and Adults

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Books can help caregivers and kids gain the tools they need to overcome life’s challenges. Get 15 empowering book recommendations on mental health, trauma, foster care and more.

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How to Address Challenging Behaviors in Children

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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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Teen Brother and Sister Follow Different Paths After Foster Care

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For many youth experiencing foster care, their siblings are the only constant presence in their lives. Read this story of a brother and sister following different paths but supporting each other through thick and thin.

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How To Help a Loved One with a Substance Use Disorder

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What’s substance use disorder? What are its signs and symptoms? How can I or a loved access substance use treatment? Get those answers here.

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How Youth in Foster Care Can Achieve School Success

Youth who have experienced foster care face greater academic challenges compared to their peers who have not. KVC’s Fostering Educational Success program helps these youth and their families achieve school success.

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How to Fill Your Family Mental Health Toolkit

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Learn how to build a summer toolkit full of mental health tips that promote overall well-being and strengthen your family.

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Finding the Missing Pieces: How a Young Boy Found His Forever Home

KVC Foster Care Specialist helps a young boy who experienced abuse and neglect find his missing puzzle piece to complete his forever family and home.

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7 Questions Foster Parents Have About Their First Placement

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Foster parenting is a big decision and your first foster care placement sparks a lot of questions. Here are some answers!

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Random Acts of Kindness Matter for Your Health

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On February 17, we celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day to remind us all that being kind is simple AND impactful. In fact, it’s even contagious! Read this blog to learn how random acts of kindness not only leave you feeling happier but also impact your physical and mental health.

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