A 501(c)3 non-profit organization.

CAPES (Child and Adolescent Program Enrichment Services)

Mission:  Demonstrating through clinical practice and research that a multidisciplinary collaborative care team provides the most effective and efficient care for children and adolescents who suffer from complex medical, psychological, and developmental problems.

Vision:  Collaborative team protocol throughout the United States, ensuring the optimum outcomes for these children/adolescents and their families; resolutions that are significant, long term, and have a lasting impact on the individuals and their communities.

 "Given that children with chronic mental illnesses are more prevalent than those with

leukemia, diabetes and AIDS combined, the importance of integrated health care is critical."

"A Guide to Building Collaborative Mental Health Care Partnerships In Pediatric Primary Care."

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2010): n. pag. Web.