Welcome to CASRC

The Child and Adolescent Services Research Center (CASRC) is a consortium of over 100 investigators and staff from multiple academic institutions in Southern California conducting cutting edge research focused on improving health and developmental services for children and families.

Our Partners

CASRC is unique in its multi-institutional and interdisciplinary nature and is comprised of investigators from several research organizations, including:


Our Mission

The mission of the Child and Adolescent Services Research Center is to improve the quality, effectiveness, and implementation of community-based behavioral health services for children, adolescents, and families through research, collaboration, and training the next generation of researchers and practitioners.

Find out more about our mission.

CASRC News

Job Announcements:
Dr. Greg Aarons is hiring a Postdoctoral Fellow in implementation science.
Click here for more information on the position.

The newly established UC San Diego Dissemination & Implementation Science Center (DISC) is hiring for an Implementation Science Specialist to coordinate activities. 
Click here for more information on the position.


Click here to view presentation slides from the CASRC Research Showcase held in November 2017.

Access the System of Care Evaluation (SOCE) pages.

View all CASRC research snapshots

May 2017 CASRC Snapshot

Upcoming Events

Monday, January 27th at 3:00-4:00pm PST: "Economic evaluation in implementation science: Costs, impacts, and value of using research evidence in routine care"
Alex Dopp, Ph.D.
Associate Behavioral/Social Scientist
RAND Corporation

Please click here to join via Skype.