Is CPP Right for Your Child?

Child/Adolescent Services

Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP) directly provides services to children/adolescents and addresses the following:

  • Exposure to trauma, internalizing and externalizing symptoms, and/or symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

 Parent/Caregiver Services

Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP) directly provides services to parents/caregivers and addresses the following:

  • Negative attributions about the child, problems in the parent-child relationship, and maladaptive parenting strategies. In addition, when appropriate, the program targets parental symptoms including PTSD symptoms (avoidance, intrusion, and hyperarousal), depression, and anxiety.

 Delivery Settings

This program is typically conducted in a(n):

  • Adoptive Home
  • Birth Family Home
  • Community Agency
  • Foster/Kinship Care
  • Outpatient Clinic
  • School