From our humble inception to our international network today, we have stayed true to our values and our commitment to being a resource to member agencies who provide transformative care to the most vulnerable children, youth, and families.
The evolution of ACRC
“To be a forum for discussion of common approaches and problems of emotionally disturbed children requiring in-patient treatment”
“Committed to the highest level of quality care and treatment of emotionally disturbed children and adolescents through sound clinical practice, and to the advancement of scientific knowledge through residential care”
“AACRC brings professionals together to advance the frontiers of knowledge pertaining to the spectrum of therapeutic living environments for children and adolescents with behavioral health disorders”
“Providing a powerful national voice through leadership, advocacy, and the promotion of innovation and best practices”
“Together, the voice”
ACRC lives its values by implementing a Youth and Family Voice Committee
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