2021 Annual Report
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The Child Mind Institute is dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders by giving them the help they need to thrive.
We’re the leading independent nonprofit in children’s mental health, operating three Mission Areas that work together for greater impact: Care, Education and Science.
Our clinicians provide gold-standard, evidence-based treatment to thousands of kids annually through our clinical centers and in-school programs:
Clinical centers in New York City & San Francisco Bay Area
Supported by fees for service, with financial aid available
We deliver free resources to millions of families and training to hundreds of educators each year, so more kids get the help they need:
Online Family Resource Center
Public awareness campaigns to reduce stigma
Toolkits and trainings for educators in underserved communities
Our researchers and engineers are uncovering the causes of mental health and learning disorders to develop tomorrow’s breakthrough treatments:
Advanced neuroscience and applied technology
Open Science approach
Key initiatives include the Healthy Brain Network, MatterLab, and the Autism Brain Imaging Data Exchange