Children’s National Hospital Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (Main Hospital)
Children’s National Hospital
Can This Service Be Accessed Virtually / Remotely?
Service Description
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Children’s National Hospital offers assessment, diagnosis and care for children and teens with behavioral, emotional and developmental disorders. Each patient’s assessment is comprehensive and specific to the child or teen. To begin the process of emotional healing, our care team may use a variety of therapies in your child’s treatment plan, such as: behavior modification, family therapy, group therapy, play therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.
Medicaid / Public Insurance
Always Free?
Financial Aid
Currently Unknown
Service Focus
Various Concerns, Anxiety, Child Abuse or Neglect, Coping with COVID-19, Coping with Mental Health of Others, Crime Victimization, Depression, Disruptive Behavior and/or Conduct Problems, Parenting, Stress, Trauma
Research-Supported Treatments
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Medication Management Services?
Age Groups Served
Adolescents / Teens, Children
Specialized Services for Gender Groups
Transgender, Genderqueer, Agender
Racial / Ethnic Groups Served
No specialized services
Specialized Services for LGBTQ+
Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Gender Non-Conforming / Non-Binary
Special Groups Served
English, Spanish
Deaf or Hard of hearing, Visually Impaired, Physically Disabled
Yes there is a waitlist
Licensed Providers?
Eligible States
Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia (D.C.)
111 Michigan Avenue, NW Washington, District of Columbia 20010
Phone Number
Date Last Updated