Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Amount: 
$20,000
Year: 
2013
Field of Interest: 
Early Childhood
Program Name: 
Child-Parent Psychotherapy Infant Mental Health Services
Grant Type: 
General Community
Organization Description: 

Founded in 1901, Children's Hospital Los Angeles (Children’s Hospital) is a nonprofit medical center with a local, national, and international impact on children's health. Children’s Hospital’s mission is to create hope and build healthier futures. This mission is achieved through expert medical care; psychosocial support services for patients and families; community outreach programs; medical education; and pediatric research.  It serves more than 97,000 children each year.  It is the only hospital in California ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties by U.S. News and World Report.

Grant Purpose: 

The Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP) Infant Mental Health Services program will train medical and mental health staff to utilize an evidence-based, parent-child focused treatment when working with families of medically fragile infants who are housed in the High Risk Infant Follow-Up clinic.