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5 Things Every Child Needs for Good Mental Health

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Mental health is important at every stage of life. The early years are the best time for parents and caregivers to start building a child’s mental health.

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Why Foster Care Makes a Positive Impact for Older Teens

Growing pains are a part of life, but teens don’t outgrow the need for a loving family. Read this blog to learn how foster care makes an impact for teens!

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During National Adoption Month, KVC West Virginia Celebrates 150+ Children’s Adoptions

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KVC West Virginia facilitated over 150 children’s adoptions this past year. Read more about National Adoption Month and meet some of the adoptive families we helped in this blog!

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How Does Academic Stress Affect Mental Health in the Age of Digital Learning

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As digital learning becomes more popular, so does academic stress. Read this blog to find out how this will affect your kids’ mental health!

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What You Can Do to Prevent Suicide

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To help protect you and those close to you from suicide, it’s important to learn the warning signs and how you can help prevent it.

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Is Your Teen Stressed About School? Here’s How You Can Help Them

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Is your teen stressed about school? Is COVID-19 adding to that stress? Try these strategies to help alleviate their stress.

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8 Warning Signs Your Child Could Be Using Drugs

Warning Signs Your Child Could Be Using Drugs

Has your child’s behavior made you concerned that they might be using substances? These 8 warning signs can help you determine if your child is using drugs.

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3 Encouraging Ways to Teach Your Child about Giving

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Teaching your child about giving provides developmental benefits and can also be a very fun process. Here are 3 ways to encourage your child to give back!

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The Perfect Adoptive Family: Lily’s Story

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Lily is a teenager who had been in foster care for some time and needed a forever family to adopt her. Now, Lily is a very loved teen who has a supportive, loving family forever.

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How to Boost a Teen’s Confidence for a New School Year by Teaching Self-Care

Self-care is a great tool that youth can use as they look forward to a new school year. Learn more about how self-care can be a positive step to improve self-confidence as the school year approaches.

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