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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Growing Need for Foster Families

There is a constant and growing need for foster families in Greater Cincinnati

  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 foster families to care for these children is constant.  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.

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue April 8, 2014

Exploring Summer Camps for Kids

From ecology camps to self-esteem camps to plain old summer camps, there are hundreds of programs for kids to experience in Greater Cincinnati.

  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. 4C for Children Education and Outreach Coordinator Shelly Nelson, JB Woodruff, co-founder of CampFinder.co, and psychologist Stephen Gray Wallace, director of the Center for Adolescent Research and Education at Susquehanna U

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Fri January 3, 2014

Children in Homelessness

One in 45 children experience homelessness in America each year.
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Cincinnati Edition
6:24 am
Tue September 3, 2013

Mental Health and Children

Children Mental Health Issues
American Pscyhological Association

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 mental health issues, but many go undiagnosed or properly treated. We discuss recognizing and treating mental health issues in children with Lindner Center of HOPE, Staff Psychiatrist Dr. Leah Casuto, Clinical Director of Psychiatry at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Dr. Michael Sorter, and Director of Mental Health for The Children's Home of Cincinnati, Debbie Gingrich.

Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue August 6, 2013

Recognizing the Risks of Concussions

Dr. Edward Marcheschi, Christ Hospital
The Christ Hospital

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