Dr. Cicchetti sits down with ABC 7 News Chicago to discuss gun violence prevention and the connection to mental health after the recent shooting in Texas.
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CCR team member, Dr. Karen Gouze shares 10 ways you can work to positively control different environmental factors that impact teens conducive to both good mental and physical heath.
CCR team member, Dr. Rebecca Ford-Paz, and other Illinois psychologists talk with NPR about how the uncertain future of the DACA program contributes to mental health issues of youth and families affected by the rescission.
In the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas, Dr. Colleen Ciccetti of Lurie Children’s Hospital explains how we should talk to kids about traumatizing incidents in the news.