Featured Stories

  • Healing after a Traumatic Experience

    The traumatic collapse of the 35W bridge left Saiku living in anxious fear. See how his therapy at Washburn helped him cope with the traumatic experience.
  • Restoring Happiness and an Interest in School

    Like many other students experience, Mia’s untreated mental health issues became a significant barrier to learning.

Helping Children Soar

Washburn’s mental health services increase a child’s chances of growing into a healthy adult. Our therapists can’t tell when a future business executive or future nurse walks through Washburn’s doors. All we know is our healing services open the doors to potential and possibility.

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Restoring Happiness and an Interest in School

Restoring Happiness and an Interest in School Mia achieved her goal of missing only five days of school last semester. It was a milestone enthusiastically celebrated by the eighth grader’s mom, teachers and Washburn therapist. The previous semester, Mia attended just 15 days of school. Like many other students experience, Mia’s untreated mental health issues… Read more »


Healing after a Traumatic Experience

The traumatic collapse of the 35W bridge left Saiku living in anxious fear. See how his therapy at Washburn helped him cope with the traumatic experience.


Giving Our Family the Help we Needed

Our therapist at Washburn did an excellent job listening & helping us navigate difficult issues. She was very knowledgeable about…


Someone Else Sees a Lost Cause, Washburn Sees a Child

It’s too easy to stare at the child who’s having a meltdown in the grocery store. But Washburn gives families…


Healing the Inside and Outside

A Washburn therapist in Lyle’s school uses play therapy as a way for Lyle to process his fears and anxiety of his past physical illness.


Restoring a Sense of Well-Being After Trauma

Natasha has worked hard to conquer her once paralyzing fear. The 14-year-old was standing on the corner waiting for the…