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About Us

The New Jersey Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry was established in September 1972 by a group of child and adolescent psychiatrists facilitating the liaison with the national AACAP.

Mission Statement

Our purpose is to provide a working body of physicians, who by their training, interest, experience, and research in child psychiatry qualified to study, represent, and promote practices for the advancement of all aspects of mental health of children and adolescents.

Who are we

The New Jersey Council of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (NJCCAP) is a membership organization for medical doctors who are specially trained to diagnose and treat mental disorders in children, adolescents, and adults using biological, psychological, and social approaches.

Our Mission

The Mission of the New Jersey Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is to meet the professional needs of child and adolescent psychiatrists throughout their careers and promote the healthy development of children, adolescents, and families through advocacy, education, research, and clinical practice.

Our Purpose

• Offer continuing education on practice management and clinical topics
• Provide networking and professional development opportunities
• Promote the training of child and adolescent psychiatrists in the state of New Jersey
• Communicate and collaborate with other professional groups concerned with the health,
education and welfare of children and adolescents
• Serve as experts on issues related to the health, welfare and education of children and
adolescents in the State of New Jersey

Membership is open to all members in good standing of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

For information on member benefits and how to apply to be a member, visit our Member Benefits page.

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