Mission + Vision


To passionately serve the emotional needs of children and families beginning in early childhood. We meet children where they are and help them reach their full potential regardless of their challenges.


CCTC will be the region’s leader in providing quality children’s mental health services, training, education and advocacy for best practices. We will be the first choice for children and families as well as potential employees. We will grow through strong collaborative relationships and community integration.

Core Values

CCTC is:

committed to providing high quality, comprehensive mental and behavioral health services to all children and families in Philadelphia;
a leader in providing trauma and evidence-informed services that address the effects of abuse, neglect, traumatic events and other challenges to childhood development; and
committed to providing services in a culturally sensitive environment that embraces Philadelphia’s diversity.