GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn -- May is Mental Health Month, so Dr. Carrie Borchardt, Children’s Minnesota child and adolescent psychiatrist, joined KARE to discuss anxiety and depression in kids and teens. Dr. Borchardt discussed the symptoms and treatment options for these mental illnesses, and what parents should do if they are concerned their child may have anxiety or depression.

The Children’s Minnesota behavioral health program offers psychological services, psychiatric services and developmental pediatrics. Visit to learn more.

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