Position Description: The part-time therapist will provide therapy for children, in groups or individually, regarding the impact of child abuse, maltreatment, neglect, or other traumatic experiences. The therapist will develop a trauma-focused treatment plan and provide appropriate therapeutic interventions to reduce the effect of trauma on the child and caregivers. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Provide…

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“How was your day?” is a good place to start, but even young children will typically give a one word answer. Most parents want to have open communication with their children and teens, but it can be tough to know how to do that, especially if it wasn’t modeled for us. While you don’t want…

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December 2019 In the spirit of the season, I would like to express my gratitude to you on behalf of the children and families we serve. This past year, the news has been full of stories of children harmed because their safety was not a priority. The Child Center, Inc. exists to protect kids and…

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The Child Center, Inc. in conjunction with the National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) invited area Multidisciplinary Team (MDTs) members to attend the Child Sex Trafficking for First Responders training held on December 4th and 5th, 2019 in Lake St. Louis, MO. The all-day class was designed for law enforcement investigators, human trafficking task force…

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Every once in awhile we are connected with a group of individuals that are truly making a difference in the world and we are so overwhelmed by the amazing work they are doing that we just have to get involved. That’s how I felt when I was first introduced to The Child Center in Wentzville,…

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