Child Psychiatry

North Shore Medical Center offers a safe haven for pediatric patients with depression, anxiety, psychiatric disorders, post-traumatic stress disorders, and other behavioral problems. Services include outpatient psychotherapy and psychopharmacology services, a partial hospital program for adolescents, and an inpatient program for children ages 3-17.
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Partial Hospital Services


Our Partial Hospital program offers intensive outpatient services for children 12 to 18 years old who do not meet criteria for inpatient hospitalization but who need more structure and support than can be provided at an outpatient level. Learn more

Inpatient Psychiatry


Inpatient services are available for patients 3 to 17 years old who are experiencing depression, anxiety, psychiatric disorders, post-traumatic stress disorders, and other behavioral problems. Learn more

Outpatient Psychiatry


Outpatient services are available to pediatric and adolescent patients through MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center. Our comprehensive services also include support groups, conferences and workshops offer through the Family Resource Center.


Multidisciplinary Evaluation Center


The Multidisciplinary Evaluation Center (MDEC) at MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical evaluates and treats younger children who are experiencing behavioral or psychological difficulties. Learn more.

Neurodevelopmental Center


Our Neurodevelopmental Center provides assessments and follow-up services to individuals with learning, developmental, emotional or behavioral difficulties (patients of all ages are seen.) Learn more