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At Northwood Children’s Services, we believe a diverse and inclusive organization is one where all employees and students — regardless of gender, race, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation, education, disability, veteran status or other dimension of diversity — feel valued, safe, and respected. Many of the families and children we serve have […]


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May 18, 2020 I thought it timely to update you on recent developments and plans for dealing with the coronavirus pandemic at Northwood Children’s Services. After we sifted through the original statewide shutdown and figured out what our immediate crisis response would be, things have settled down a bit as we have established a rhythm […]


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UPDATE: 4/3/20 Richard Wolleat, President and CEO Greetings- I hope this message finds you and your loved ones well.  I believe the measures we have taken in Minnesota have been helpful to date in slowing things down. Though the environment it creates feels a bit dystopian, seems best to stay a strict course until this […]


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Northwood Children’s Services was awarded for the third time an expedited accreditation from the Council on Accreditation– a symbol of excellence in meeting the highest national standards of care. Northwood has been accredited since the early eighties.   We went through 1206 best practice standards and met each and every one of these standards with […]


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On July 19th, the National Association for Children’s Behavioral Health elected our very own President and CEO, Richard Wolleat as their new president. This is a great honor for Richard and all of Northwood Children’s Services. NACBH’s mission is “To advance the field of children’s behavioral health by engaging talented and promising leaders to identify […]


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