Child Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine
Discovering your child has a medical problem often causes the child and family great stress and heartache.
In collaboration with pediatric medical specialists, Baystate Child Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine offers comprehensive psychiatric and psychological services for children, adolescents, and their families.
Outpatient services include:
Our Family-Centered Approach
We offer family-centered care. This means your family’s needs are very important to us. We treat each child with specialized attention.
Your child is our highest priority. We hope you will entrust us to become a part of the broader team serving your child and family. We extend clear and open communication to all those who play an important part in your child’s life, including educators and other health care professionals.
Behavioral Conditions We Treat
We serve children and teens with a wide variety of behavioral and psychiatric conditions, such as:
- Anxiety disorders
- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
- Eating Disorders
- Mood disorders, including depression
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder
If your child or teen has been diagnosed with an acute or chronic medical condition, they may need help adjusting to their new reality. We also help children with a range of conditions, including:
- Blood disorders
- Cardiac disorders
Whether your child is coping with a newly diagnosed medical condition or with a behavioral health challenge, we work with you and your child’s care team to develop a treatment plan.
One-Step Access to Services
The Central Intake Service at Baystate Medical Center (413-794-5555) provides a confidential link for patients, families, and providers for easy access to our services. This includes a streamlined referral system to quickly initiate treatment.
Learn more about Behavioral Health services for patients of all ages.