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One in 5 children is living with a mental illness. But kids don’t wear their thoughts on their sleeves, so it’s time to give them a voice. This channel is dedicated to that exact cause. Our behavioral health expert, Gina McDowell is here to help you and your child navigate the storm of mental illness. We’ll provide the most up-to-date, relevant information regarding children’s mental health. Look for tools, resources and advice as you continue your journey to wellness. And please like our channel and subscribe for new content posted every other Tuesday.

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How to Start a Convo

How to Start the Convo

How do you start the conversation with your kids about mental health? It’s a tough topic to talk about, but an important one. Learn a few, simple tips for starting this needed conversation with your kids.

How to be an Advocate

How to Be an Advocate

Do you want to be an advocate for mental health? Here’s how you can stand up for what this cause and be a voice for children and families living with mental illness. Learn more about this role and steps you can take to achieve it.

Giving Back

Does Giving Back Help Our Kids During the Holidays?

There are three ways giving back during the holiday season can actually improve your child’s overall health. Learn what you can do to make sure everyone has a wonderful holiday season.

How to get mentally fit

How to Get Mentally Fit

We often talk about being physically fit, but what does it take to be mentally fit. Learn three things you can do to keep your brain in shape for 2019 and beyond!

Additional Video Resources

Butterfly Effect

The Butterfly Effect of Pediatric Mental Illness: Let's Break the Stigmas

It’s time for change. For conversation. For communities to come together. It’s time to break the stigmas.

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Talking With Kids About Suicide

According to national statistics, we lose more than 2,000 children and teens per year to suicide. Experts say parents who check in regularly with their child could have a life-saving conversation.

behavioral health

Behavioral Health Initiatives for Our Young Patients

With increased communication and knowledge of resources, we can combat the stigmas and help our young people in all communities.

Drey

The Tragedy of Suicide: Drey's Story

Our young people are hurting. We need to come together as a community to combat this epidemic, and we need to fight the stigmas associated with mental illness.

Jackson

Living with Autism: Jackson's Story

Autism Spectrum Disorder is the fast-growing developmental disorder in the United States, and it affects every family uniquely. With comprehensive treatment, children like Jackson have the potential to thrive.

Leah

Depression and Childhood Trauma: Leah's Story

26% of children in the United States will experience or witness a traumatic event before they are four years old. This has lifelong, potentially harmful effects. With therapy and treatment, these children have the potential to thrive.

Maliyah

Living with Autism: Maliyah's Story

Autism Spectrum Disorder is the fast-growing developmental disorder in the United States, and it affects every family uniquely. With comprehensive treatment, children like Maliyah have the potential to thrive.