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MultiCare Changing Minds Virtual Luncheon will help make recovery possible for people like Jaclyn

Posted on Apr. 21, 2021 ( comments)
At 8 and a half, Jaclyn wrote a letter expressing her wish to end her life. 

Managing return-to-school jitters during the pandemic

Posted on Feb. 1, 2021 ( comments)

The thought of returning to school is exciting for many, though some children and parents have expressed worry about return.

Talking to our children about distressing events

Posted on Jan. 14, 2021 ( comments)
Mary Bridge Children's Pediatric Neuropsychologist Chris Ladish, PhD, provides advice to parents on talking to children about distressing events.

How COVID-19 is affecting adult mental health: A Q&A with Dr. Craig Lammers

Posted on Dec. 11, 2020 ( comments)

As COVID cases continue to spread throughout Washington State and the rest of the country, shutdowns increase again, and winter begins to settle in, you might find yourself feeling stressed, uneasy, and even anxious and depressed.

How to manage holiday stress and depression in the time of COVID-19

Posted on Dec. 11, 2020 ( comments)

Donors fuel Kids Mental Health Pierce County

Posted on Dec. 1, 2020 ( comments)
In Pierce County, mental illness represents the second to third leading cause of hospitalizations for children ages 10 to 18.

How COVID-19 is affecting children’s mental health—and how you can help them cope

Posted on Nov. 10, 2020 ( comments)

COVID-19 has changed the structure and routine of daily life for nearly everyone, causing us to have to adapt and cope in new ways to an unusual situation. But for younger people, these changes are especially challenging.

With donor support, the PATH Program breaks the cycle of homelessness for mom and baby

Posted on Oct. 14, 2020 ( comments)
Baby Lily and her mom Deanna* are thankful for a new beginning, made possible by donor generosity. 

When to seek behavioral health care for your child

Posted on Oct. 8, 2020 ( comments)

Joe’s story: donors to MultiCare Behavioral Health Foundation make recovery possible

Posted on Sep. 29, 2020 ( comments)
Now in his forties, Joe has sold and used drugs most of his life.