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The Children's Place

The Children's Place


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About Us

The Children’s Place is Kansas City’s leading trauma-informed early childhood education program and counseling center. With dedication, love, and the highest level of research-based care, we walk hand-in-hand with the youngest children in our community and their families as they heal from life’s deepest hurts. Here, families overcome trauma. Healing is tirelessly pursued, found, and celebrated together. Childhood is restored. Welcome to The Children’s Place: where hurts find hope.

Mission Statement:
The Children's Place: where children and families heal from life's deepest hurts.

Our Vision:
Childhood restored. We tirelessly pursue, find and celebrate healing for young children in our community who have faced trauma, enabling children to lead happy, healthy, hopeful lives.


Child and Family Therapist
Category: Health Care (Behavioral, Psychiatric)
 Position Summary Provide effective mental health treatment for young children (eight and under) and their families to strengthen relationships, improve regulation and positive behavioral responses and provide appropriate coping mechanisms to heal from traumatic events.  Certification(s) / Degree(s) Required:Masters degree in social work, counseling, or related field with two years of treatment more
Phone:(816) 363-1898
Fax:(816) 363-0706