Emily Acker and Kimberly Young of Hillside

Hillside President and CEO, Emily Acker, and Assistant Medical Director, Kimberly Young will be featured on “The Weekly Check-Up” on WSB Radio

Hillside President and CEO, Emily Acker and Assistant Medical Director, Kimberly Young, will be guests on “The Weekly Check-Up” on News/Talk WSB Radio on Sunday, June 21, 2020.

Founded in 1888, Hillside is one of Atlanta’s oldest non-profit organizations, and a leading provider of residential and community mental health services to help children, young adults and their families thrive.

Emily has served children and adolescents for more than thirty years. She joined Hillside in 2014, and has guided a significant expansion of its services. Kimberly is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and has spent the majority of her career working with children struggling with a variety of mood disorders.

Tune in from 3-5 p.m. on 95.5 WSB to hear Emily, Kim and host, Dr. Bruce Feinberg, discuss the evolution of mental health for children, the need to expand behavioral health research, and why treatments like Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) are more critical than ever as kids and families grapple with COVID-19.