children http://wvxu.org en Growing Need for Foster Families http://wvxu.org/post/growing-need-foster-families <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>At any given time, there is an average of 850 abused and neglected children, from newborns to age 17, in Hamilton County custody. The need for qualified <a href="http://www.hckids.org/" target="_blank">foster families to care for these children</a> is constant.&nbsp; And between 1,000 and 1,300 Ohio foster youths age out of the system each year when they turn 18, agencies are trying to change that. Tue, 27 May 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 27174 at http://wvxu.org Growing Need for Foster Families Exploring Summer Camps for Kids http://wvxu.org/post/exploring-summer-camps-kids <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Science camps, sports camps, history camps, etiquette camps, and good old-fashioned get-outside-and-play camps, there are hundreds of local day and overnight programs available for kids this summer.<a href="http://www.4cforchildren.org/" target="_blank"> 4C for Children</a> Education and Outreach Coordinator Shelly Nelson, JB Woodruff, co-founder of <a href="http://campfinder.co/" target="_blank">CampFinder.co</a>, and psychologist <a href="http://stephengraywallace.com" target="_blank">Stephen Gray Wallace</a>, director of the Center for A Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 25136 at http://wvxu.org Exploring Summer Camps for Kids Children in Homelessness http://wvxu.org/post/children-homelessness <p></p><p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 11:30:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 21311 at http://wvxu.org Children in Homelessness Mental Health and Children http://wvxu.org/post/mental-health-and-children <p>It’s easy for a parent to tell when a child has a fever or stomach ache, but a mental health problem may be much harder to detect. Millions of children in the United States suffer from depression, anxiety, ADHD or a host of other <a href="http://www.namihc.org" target="_blank">mental health issues</a>, but many go undiagnosed or properly treated. We discuss recognizing and treating <a href="http://www.apa.org/monitor/dec04/epidemic.aspx" target="_blank">mental health issues in children</a> with <a href="http://lindnercenterofhope.org" target="_blank">Lindner Center of HOPE</a>, Staff Psychiatrist Dr. Leah Casuto, Clinical Director of Psychiatry at <a href="http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org" target="_blank">Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center</a>, Dr. Michael Sorter, and Director of Mental Health for <a href="http://www.thechildrenshomecinti.org" target="_blank">The Children's Home of Cincinnati,</a> Debbie Gingrich.</p><p> Tue, 03 Sep 2013 10:24:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 16848 at http://wvxu.org Mental Health and Children Recognizing the Risks of Concussions http://wvxu.org/post/recognizing-risks-concussions <p></p><p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 15742 at http://wvxu.org Recognizing the Risks of Concussions