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.


Job Opportunity:
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Implementation Science at UC San Diego Department of Psychiatry with Dr. Gregory Aarons.
Please click here to view the announcement.  Interested applicants should send materials to Joella Phillips <jiphillips@ucsd.edu> and Dr. Aarons <gaarons@ucsd.edu>.

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, November 19th at 2:00-3:00pm PST:
"Emerging implementation science in South Africa: Context and approaches"
Carrie Brooke-Sumner, Ph.D.
South African Medical Research Council 
Implementation and Systems Advisor: Alcohol Tobacco and Other Drug Research Unit

Click here to join via Skype.