Results for: Children’s Mental Health

Can Childhood Trauma Make You Sick?

Can Childhood Trauma Make You Sick?

Trauma has a huge impact on us. Learn more about this important topic and how you can make a difference in the lives of vulnerable youth.

Betrayal. Learn the Signs of Child Sexual Abuse

Betrayal. Learn the Signs of Child Sexual Abuse

In the United States, 1 in 5 children will be sexually assaulted before their eighteenth birthday. April is Child Abuse Prevention and Sexual Assault Awareness Month— the perfect time to educate yourself on this critical topic.

Preventing Depression and Anxiety in Children

Preventing Depression and Anxiety in Children

According to Harvard researchers, a link also has been found between diet and mental health. In addition, excess consumption of processed foods such as soda, candy, processed meat such as bologna, and starches have been linked to depression.

Know the Signs of Teen Dating Violence in Youth

Know the Signs of Teen Dating Violence in Youth

Montana State University graduate student and Youth Dynamics Assistant Area Manager, Kristin Bauwens, explains what adults can look for if they are concerned a teen may be involved in an unhealthy relationship.

7 Myths About Child Mental Health

7 Myths About Child Mental Health

Psychiatric disorders are not a result of bad parenting — or poor willpower Child Mind Institute - by Harold S. Koplewicz, MD It is easy to empathize with suffering we can see: a child who has lost her hair as a result of chemotherapy, for instance. The suffering of a...