Crittenton Children’s Center has excelled for more than a century at effectively treating themental and behavioral health care needsof children, adolescents, and their families. Our facility offers achild and adolescent psychiatric hospital, foster care and adoption case management, intensive in-home services, school-based intervention, and more.
Crittenton Children’s Center:
Provides more actively practicing board-certified psychiatriststhan any other similar facility in the region
Uses multiple evidence-based therapy interventionsto ensure the best outcomes for patients
Islicensed as a psychiatric hospitalby the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services
Is licensed as aChild Placing Agency and Residential Child Care Agencyby the Missouri Department of Social Services-Children’s Division
Trauma Smartprogram is ahighly successful early childhood trauma intervention programdesigned to help heal children 3-5 years of age
Saving your children, family, and loved ones from inter-generational post-traumatic stress (PTS)…
My Journey of Healing in Life after Trauma, Part 2, will be released on Friday August 14, 2015. The non-fiction narrative represents 4 years of outreach and research captured in my blog, Children and Families in Life after Trauma. Selected topics are organized in 8 chapters focused on trauma affected family circumstances and positive outcomes.
This 3rdbook release isabout my personaljourney of healing. I write as a survivor of childhood and early adult traumagrowing up in a toxic military familytorn apart by WWII and Korean War. My blog, Children and Families in Life after Traumaprovides rich content for this e-book. The narrativecarriesthe reader ona story of inspiration, passion, and discovery of the roots oftrauma-affectedchildren andprovidesstrategies for parents, teachers, and loved onesto help mitigate the suffering.
Steve Sparks is a retired information technology sales and marketing executive with over 35 years of industry experience, including a Bachelors’ in Management from St. Mary’s College. His creative outlet is as a non-fiction author, writing about his roots as a post-WWII US Navy military child growing up in the 1950s-1960s.