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Children’s Minnesota’s Developmental Pediatrics clinic receives donated care packages from Twin Cities Autism Foundation

Twin Cities Autism Foundation delivered 50 custom backpacks filled with special goodies for patients in the Developmental Pediatrics clinic at Children’s Minnesota’s Minneapolis campus. This event coincides with Autism Acceptance Month in April.

‘Acceptance is much more important than awareness:’ Quinn and his family exemplify the true meaning of Autism Acceptance Month

Since his autism diagnosis in 2015, Quinn has used resources provided by Children’s Minnesota.

What to expect

Meet the team

Sarah Boman, DNP, PMHNP - Advanced practice provider

Behavioral Health – Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)

Our partial hospitalization program is a structured mental health treatment designed for kids. Children ages 12-18 who are struggling with emotional and behavioral concerns can participate in the intensive outpatient program during weekdays and return home to their families on evenings and weekends. The goal is to improve mental health symptoms and teach skills necessary for improved function at home and school.

Locations

Meet the team

The integrated behavioral health program and the specialized profressionals at Children’s Minnesota are dedicated to improving kids’ emotional well-being and access to care. Our specialists are experts at helping children manage mental health issues.

Integrated Behavioral Health Program

Recognizing early signs of mental health problems and helping parents know when a behavioral or emotional issue needs professional help are crucial for healthy development and well-being of children and adolescents.

Behavioral Health Program – Spanish

Children’s Mental Health for Primary Care: The School Age Years

May 15, 2020, 8 a.m. – 4:15 p.m., St. Paul

Due to the recent developments and health safety precautions surrounding COVID-19, this event has been rescheduled for May 14, 2021.