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Chicago Child Trauma Center (CCTC)

Chicago Child Trauma Center (CCTC)

La Rabida Children's Hospital

Trauma-focused services for children who have experienced medical trauma or been exposed to severe physical or sexual abuse, fires, violent crimes or domestic violence.

Services Offered

Health Care • Pediatrics • Abuse • Domestic Violence • Crime Victim • Mental Health • Trauma


La Rabida’s Chicago Child Trauma Center (CCTC) provides direct trauma-focused services for children who have experienced medical trauma or who have been exposed to severe physical abuse, sexual abuse, fires, violent crime, and witnessing domestic violence. The CCTC is the only agency in Chicago that specializes in trauma-focused assessment and psychotherapy for the full range of potentially traumatic events experienced by children.

Therapeutic and support services include:

  • Individual and family psychotherapy
  • Psychologyical testing
  • Specialized behavioral programs
  • Pediatric interventions/ consultations
  • Pain management
  • Case management
  • Advocacy

Serving one of the nation’s most economically disadvantaged areas, the CCTC defines its mission as serving children on Chicago’s South Side and in south suburban Cook County, where their risk of exposure to traumatic stress is great.

The Chicago Child Trauma Center is a Community Treatment Services site of the National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN). La Rabida has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) and the Joint Commission.


1111 E. 87th St., Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60619 41.7362437 -87.5966311

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish


-View health insurance plans accepted. If you have questions about whether your insurance is accepted call 773-753-8677.
-See Financial Assistance Application to request a review of your eligibility for assistance.
-The application is also available for pick-up at the hospital's Patient Financial Services Department.

Mail the completed form and all required documentation to:

La Rabida Children's Hospital,
Patient Financial Services
Attn: Financial Assistance Representative
6501 South Promontory Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60649

For additional details, call Patient Financial Services at 773.753.8678, 9:00am to 4:00pm, Monday through Friday.


  • Services provided on a sliding scale
  • Medicaid accepted
  • Private insurance accepted


  • Children accepted
  • Teens accepted

How to Apply

Call 773-374-3748 to schedule an appointment. Please bring a photo ID and insurance card.