Inspired by the care provided to patients at CHOC, clinical staff of the Mental Health Inpatient Center formed a team for CHOC Walk.
Rising Rates of Children’s Hospital Visits for Suicide Thoughts, Attempts
The percentage of kids and teens treated each year for suicidal thoughts or attempts has increased steadily, according to a recent study.
What to Know About a Gluten-Free Diet from a Pediatric Gastroenterologist
In recent years, gluten-free diets have risen in popularity but not everyone has a good medical reason for putting themselves on such a diet.
Mental Health Nurse Manager Shares How Nursing is the Art of Caring
Lisa Schneider, nurse manager in CHOC’s new Mental Health Center, shares her passion for nursing & commitment to destigmatize mental health.
CHOC Celebrates Completion of Mental Health Inpatient Center
The CHOC Mental Health Inpatient Center will provide Orange County’s first psychiatric inpatient beds for children younger than 12.
Meet Dr. Micaela Thordarson
Meet Dr. Micaela Thordarson, psychologist, ASPIRE® (After School Program Interventions & Resiliency Education) Intensive Outpatient Program at CHOC.
CHOC Launches Mental Health Intensive Outpatient Program
The Intensive Outpatient Program at CHOC helps teens who show symptoms of anxiety, depression or other mental health problems.
How to help your child through the emotional aftermath of a traumatic event
A CHOC expert in clinical psychology offers tips for parents, including the five E’s of helping a child navigate a traumatic event.
Meet Dr. Alexandra Roche
Meet Dr. Alexandra Roche, a CHOC pediatrician specializing in adolescent medicine with a special interest in obesity.