The Gist: Children's Health

"The Gist" (

Courtesy of Used with permission. All rights reserved.

CatholicTV Network’s series for Catholic women, The Gist, airs every Tuesday morning at 11 AM Eastern. Tune in to CatholicTV to see this show focusing on Catholic women and their families.

Each week, Catholic personalities Danielle Bean, Rachel Balducci, and Carolee McGrath host The Gist. They discuss topics such as abortion, raising teens in the faith and confession.

In this episode, the hosts discuss fighting the stigma of mental health and making sure children’s needs are met.


Tricia Coffey, MSW, of Franciscan Children’s discusses care for children and adolescents experiencing behavioral and emotional problems. For more information email:

Magnus MacFarlene-Barrow, CEO and founder of Mary’s Meals, a charity that provides one good meal to some of the world’s poorest children every school day. Visit to learn more.

Copyright 2019 Danielle Bean


About Author

Danielle Bean is brand manager at CatholicMom. She and her husband Dan have 8 children and live in New Hampshire.

Leave A Reply

Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.