Trauma

KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
December 05, 2018 - 4:56 am
A longtime Kansas City, Missouri police officer barricaded herself and her two children in a hotel room, which led to a 28-hour standoff in Kansas City, Kansas. The case is shining a light on the stress that law enforcement officers endure, and the effect the job has on their mental health. The...
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Kara Marxer
June 20, 2018 - 7:48 am
A local children's shelter knows exactly what it takes to help kids in the most traumatic circumstances. Children show up, often in the middle of the night, to the Salvation Army Children's Shelter in Kansas City. Most are taken from their homes and put into protective custody. There are no bars on...
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Jim Cunningham
January 10, 2018 - 4:40 am
The University of Kansas Hospital serves about 53,000 patients in its emergency room each year, and Mark Puno is one of the people who helps each person through the system. Puno is a supervising nurse at KU Hospital. More than a third of ER patients are admitted. "I love people; it's why I went...
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