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Congratulations to the following individuals nominated for the Phillis Richards Austin Icon for Children Award.

Parents, you might be wondering what you’re supposed to say to your children about the recent bombings in Austin. How do you keep them safe, keep them informed, yet not scare them? What is too much information? What is too little?

Austin Child Guidance Center's Director of Program & Trauma Informed Services, Seanna Crosbie, discusses how to talk about the Austin package explosions with your kids on Fox 7 Good Day Austin with Amanda Salinas.

Events


Thursday, May 3, 2018
6:00 pm9:00 pm
Casa Chapala, 9041 Research Blvd #100, Austin, TX 78758

Thursday, May 17, 2018
6:00 pm7:30 pm
Austin Child Guidance Center, 810 West 45th Street, Austin, Texas 78751

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
12:00 pm1:30 pm
St. David's Foundation, 1303 SAN ANTONIO ST #500, AUSTIN, TX 78701

Saturday, August 18, 2018
6:30 pm10:30 pm
ACL Live at the Moody Theater, 310 W Willie Nelson Blvd #1B, Austin, TX 78701

The mission of the Austin Child Guidance Center is to improve the mental health of children and their families through early intervention, diagnosis and treatment to help them develop the emotional skills to face life’s challenges.

  • ~Parent
    ~Parent

    “This is a wonderful place. I pray that it's around for years to come for other kids and their families. Our experience here was like no other place or people when it comes to my child's issues. Thank you all so much.”

  • ~Client
    ~Client

    “I got to express everything I got inside with someone I can trust really a lot.”

  • ~Parent from Social Skills Class
    ~Parent from Social Skills Class

    “Organized topics; skills were taught in a contextualized task; rules need to be followed if not there are consequences”

  • % Low-Income Families

    79

  • % Children Making Progress On Goals

    91

  • % Clients Satisfied With Services

    99

  • # Children Served Since 1951

    140,000

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