Golden Valley Mayor: Sorry For Insensitive City Council MeetingHealth advocates are speaking out after a Twin Cities suburb voted down a permit to open a mental health facility for teenagers. "Lifespan," which treats clients for ADHD, schizophrenia and autism disorders, wants to open a facility in a vacant property along Pennsylvania Avenue in Golden Valley, but council members voted down a permit this week after neighbors voiced safety concerns. Mayor Shep Harris apologized Saturday for the hurtful comments made during the council meeting.
Season Of Hope: The Lemkes Of Belle Plaine All December long, WCCO’s been making the season brighter for families whose stories touched us this year. Earlier this month, a fire destroyed the Lemke family’s barn in Belle Plaine. They lost their kids' outdoor toys and some special chickens that were used as therapy for their son's ADHD. We invited the Lemkes to WCCO in downtown Minneapolis for a Christmas surprise we hope they'll never forget.
Help A 4th Grader Teach His Classmates About Autism The Twin Cities is home to one of the premiere children's mental health centers in the country. The Washburn Center for Children in Minneapolis helps pair therapists with families and helps schools get kids the help they need to be successful.
A.D.H.D. Diagnosis On The RiseA.D.H.D. diagnosis is on the rise among U.S. children. Why the sudden rise and what is being done?
Doctors Concerned With Healthy Kids Taking ADHD MedsA national group of doctors is concerned that healthy children are using ADHD medications when they shouldn't be.
Study: ADHD In Children Can Last Into AdulthoodAttention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, is the most common developmental disorder affecting children.
NDSU’s John Crockett Tackles ADHDHe was so good in high school, leading a talented Totino-Grace High School team to a state title. John Crockett was the man.
Art, Therapy Help Boy Deal With Painful Past When Ezekiel works on origami, it's hard to think of him as anything other than patient and polite.

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