Our Mission
  • To provide quality outpatient mental health, trauma and child abuse-related counseling.
  • To empower children and families to reach their potential.
  • To provide education on the importance of prevention and treatment

For Parents

Get your family started on the right path.

For Professionals

Learn about our services and how to refer children and families.

For Those Who Want to Help

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It helped me deal with different situations, gave me strategies to deal with his behavior and role model good behaviors for him. I learned to pay attention to the positive instead of the negative… and it helped me with my other kids, too.

Mother of six year old son

Child Guidance Center transforms lives for Orange County children, teens and their families with innovative behavioral and mental health services, empowering those we assist to reach their potential. At our six convenient locations throughout the county, we help more than 1,000 children and families every week. We believe that every child and family should receive the assistance they need. Our clinicians and staff members have expertise in many areas, including attention deficit disorder, the autism spectrum, anger management, family struggles and more. We also have special programs to address the needs of veteran and military families.

For us, children’s mental health is as important as their physical well-being. We are here to help children and parents in our communities achieve healthier, better balanced lives.