The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient psychological services for infants, children and adolescents who are experiencing behavioral and emotional difficulties. We are committed to providing clinical care that is consistent with best practices in psychology.
Members of our multidisciplinary team treat patients with acute and chronic pediatric illnesses, which include:
We provide assessment, intervention and consultation services:
We consult with medical teams throughout the Hospital about the psychological well-being of patients and families and treatment adherence. We also consult with school counselors when needed.
We offer a Continuing Education Program, an Internship Training Program, a Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, and a Practicum Training Program in psychology. Visit our Psychology Education and Training Program to learn more.