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Jenny Britton

Jenny Britton is director of children and family services at the nonprofit Washburn Center for Children, a leader in child-centered care, with the broadest and deepest spectrum of children’s mental health services in Minnesota.

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Let’s keep children’s mental health on the podium — Opinion

By: - September 27, 2021

In July, Olympians filled headlines with their own mental health journeys on the public stage. For Minnesota children and teens feeling the pressure of worry, sadness and fear, that journey often goes quietly unnoticed. Children’s mental health was already a public health crisis before the pandemic in 2019, with an estimated 100,000 Minnesota kids suffering […]