A CHOC expert helps parents navigate different scenarios of discussing childhood mental illness and how to offer destigmatizing responses.
How to access therapy and mental health support for kids and teens
CHOC experts answer frequently asked questions about accessing mental health resources like therapy and counseling for kids and teens.
Mental health support leads to supporting others: Sophie’s story
After Sophie received support for anxiety, depression, suicidal thoughts and disordered eating at CHOC, she strived to help others.
How to help your child who is socially anxious
A CHOC expert helps parents understand what social anxiety looks like in kids and teens and offers techniques to support them.
How to spot signs of anxiety in school-aged children
A CHOC expert explains the verbal and behavioral signs of anxiety in school-age children and how parents and caregivers can help.
Coping with a child’s cancer diagnosis: helpful techniques for parents, kids and siblings
A child’s cancer diagnosis can be difficult for the whole family. A CHOC expert offers coping techniques for kids, parents and siblings.
Seeking Joy: A mental health journey
With help from CHOC, Joy and their family received the tools they need to cope with mental health challenges and accomplish their goals.
What is ‘high-functioning depression’ and ‘high-functioning anxiety’?
A CHOC expert explains that labeling people with depression and anxiety as “high-functioning” is not clinical and may be harmful.
Your guide to mental health resources from CHOC
CHOC is committed to providing valuable mental health resources to families. New guides to timely mental health topics are now available.