Children's Minnesota in the News

Discussing mental health with your child

Parents often have difficulty identifying when their child may be struggling with mental health. Just how big of an issue is this and how can parents support their child?

In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Week (Oct. 7 – 12), Dr. Sarah Jerstad, associate clinical director for psychological services at Children’s Minnesota, sat down with WCCO to talk about the importance of discussing mental health and how you can best support your child. Watch the segment here:

Dina Elrashidy