Executive Director

CPC MEMBER SPOTLIGHT: PARENT CHILD CENTER OF TULSA, INSIGHTS OF EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR DESIREE DOHERTY

The Parent Child Center of Tulsa provides a broad range of child abuse and neglect prevention services for children ages 0 – 12 who are at risk for or who have suffered some of the most adverse and traumatic experiences of early childhood.  PCCT offers three levels of prevention services: …...

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Letter to the editor: Nothing justifies beating a child

Our Executive Director, Desiree Doherty shared this letter to the editor in the September 30th, 2014 Tulsa World. Re Mike Jones (Spare the rod, please; Sept 22). Why do people think the phrase “spare the rod and spoil the child” is some kind of Biblical permission or directive to beat…...

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Statement on Phase Out of Supervised Visitation Services

Last month, the Board of Directors of The Parent Child Center of Tulsa (PCCT) began a review of the agency’s Supervised Visitation service. In reviewing the program, the Board looked at the agency’s mission focus, core strengths and unique expertise to assess how we can best serve our community and…...

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From the Executive Director: Oklahoma policy and legislative initiatives

The Parent Child Center of Tulsa is a member of several groups that keep us posted on policy and legislative initiatives relevant to the safety and wellbeing of children in our city and state. The following groups might be of interest if you want to voice your opinion and learn…...

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Preserve the Charitable Tax Deduction

The following letter was sent all members of Oklahoma’s Congressional delegation by PCCT Executive Director, Desiree Doherty. Dear Oklahoma Delegation: The Parent Child Center of Tulsa is a non-profit organization dedicated to prevent child abuse and neglect through education, treatment and advocacy. The work of The Parent Child Center has been ongoing since…...

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