NACBH Mission Statement

NACBH's mission to cultivate a network of leaders who, through their shared dedication to excellence, knowledge, and collaboration, actively shape and advance children's behavioral health care delivery.


NACBH recognizes that impactful change in children’s behavioral health requires collaboration. By bringing together leaders from various backgrounds, the association fosters a network where expertise, insights, and experiences are shared. Through collective impact, better outcomes for children and their families are achieved. 

  • Our Commitment to Excellence: At NACBH, we hold ourselves to the highest standards. We strive for excellence in every facet of children’s behavioral health care. Our unwavering dedication ensures that children receive the quality care they deserve.
  • Knowledge Exchange: Our professional community offers a support network of experienced leaders in children’s behavioral health. Their collective expertise fosters shared learning, empowering members to make informed decisions, drive innovation, and elevate the field. Additionally, through ongoing professional development opportunities, we equip our members with the tools they need to excel.
  • Strength in Unity: Collaboration lies at the heart of our mission. We bring together leaders, organizations, and communities. Through shared expertise, we amplify our impact. Together, we create a stronger, more resilient children’s behavioral health continuum of care.
  • Championing Change: We are advocates, change-makers, and champions for children. Our purpose is clear: to advance the field of behavioral health. Through advocacy, professional development, and collective action, we pave the way for brighter futures.

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