Chadwick Waiting Room

New Chadwick Center Waiting Room, created by Merlin’s Magic Wand Foundation and LEGOLAND® California Resort.

Our Mission: To promote the health and well-being of abused and traumatized children and their families through excellence and leadership in evaluation, treatment, prevention, education, advocacy and research.

The Chadwick Center for Children & Families at Rady Children’s offers programs and services that provide for the prevention, identification and treatment of abused and traumatized children, as well as women impacted by domestic violence.

We are one of the largest hospital-based child advocacy and trauma treatment centers in the nation, with a staff of more than 75 professionals in the fields of medicine, social work, psychology, psychiatry, child development, nursing, and education technology.

To help children and women cope with their trauma, we use a variety of medical, social and therapeutic approaches, all of which are evidence-based.

Our services include:TPI Accreditation Decal -- Square (Sand)

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Video: The Impact of Child Abuse

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