Modified Hours for Memorial Day

In recognition of the upcoming Memorial Day holiday, some of The University of Kansas Health System’s offices will have modified hours on Monday, May 27.

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Behavioral Pediatrics

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Many young children and adolescents experience mental, emotional or behavioral issues.

Our highly trained team of doctors, nurses and technicians provides expertise in assessing and treating all types of psychological disorders in childhood and adolescence.

We work to help children and families understand these issues and develop individualized strategies to:

  • Improve relationships
  • Cope with stress
  • Change habits or other factors that influence well-being

We use an interdisciplinary approach and rely heavily on cognitive-behavioral therapy to help children and adolescents develop better ways to handle daily problems. Our professional staff has a broad range of experience with behavior problems or problems associated with medical disorders, including:

Family therapy

Parent child interaction therapy

Is your child displaying disruptive behavior? Parent child interaction therapy may help.

Learn more about PCIT