Lurie Children's Hospital receives $15M donation : Pritzker Foundation gift will enable facility to expand program to treat kids' mental health
The girl had always been a worrier.
But as she progressed through middle school, the 12-year-old's anxiety ramped up and began to interfere with her life. Her family knew she needed professional help.
But instead of waiting potentially months to see a psychiatrist -- practitioners who are in short supply -- the girl's parents turned to her pediatrician. The girl's doctor, Shoshana Waskow, is part of a program in which Lurie Children's Hospital trains specialists and pediatricians to ...