Outpatient Services, School Consultation and Counseling, Professional Development

The Youth Development Clinic (YDC) is a 58 year old non-profit organization dedicated to providing behavioral health services for children and families in Newark, Essex County and surrounding communities.

Strengthening Children and Families

We work in close partnership with educational and social service organizations to meet the behavioral and mental health needs of families.

Helping to Create Competent Learners

YDC practices empirically- based and culturally-relevant methods for cultivating the social, emotional and educational well being of children and their families, in the schools and communities in which they live.