Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

Fresh Take on Mental Health Care

Stanford and Packard Children's Hospital are building new models for youth mental health care. Most mental health challenges begin in childhood, the teen years, or young adulthood. It's a burden...
Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

allcove: Where Every Youth Belongs

Step into the new allcove centers in San Jose and Palo Alto and discover mental health care for young people, reimagined. There are colorful, comfortable chairs and couches. Open, airy spaces. As you...
Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

Empowering Parents, Helping Children

When a child has a mental health need—whether it’s a little reassurance at bedtime or coping with a behavioral disorder—parents can be their child’s best ally, says Mari Kurahashi, MD, MPH, clinical...
Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

Victor Carrion, MD: Studying How Mindfulness Relieves Traumatic Stress

"Stress is not all bad," says Victor Carrion, MD, the John A. Turner, MD, Endowed Professor for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and director of the Stanford Early Life Stress and Resilience Program...
Sari HarrarThursday, December 9, 2021

Irene Loe, MD: Promoting a Growth Mindset

As kindergarteners and first- and second-graders settled into in-person learning this fall at San Francisco's Tenderloin Community School, Stanford pediatrician Irene Loe, MD, launched a research...
Cynthia J. Brandt, PhD, President and CEO Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Deskside: Unprecedented Stress: Supporting Your Child’s Mental Health

In our latest Deskside this week, I had the opportunity to sit down with Mari Kurahashi, MD, MPH, and Elizabeth Reichert, PhD, co-directors of the Stanford Parenting Center, to talk about “...