Established in 1974, Center for the Improvement of Child Caring is one of the largest parenting education organizations. It offers treatment of children with social, emotional, intellectual and physical problems. The center offers parenting skill-building programs that assist in increasing parental confidence, improving child cooperation and academic performance, developing self-esteem and reducing parental stress. It conducts parenting seminars and provides skills training services. Center for the Improvement of Child Caring specializes in the treatment of autistic disorders, emotional disturbance, epilepsy, mental retardation and traumatic brain injury. It also offers treatment for speech and language impairment, hearing loss and hyperactivity disorder. The center provides a range of parenting books, videos and instructor kits. Center for the Improvement of Child Caring maintains a location in Studio City, Calif.