Psychiatry :: Nationwide Children's Hospital


The Behavioral Health Services comprehensive approach to care is provided by a multidisciplinary team – which may include a psychiatrist, developmental-behavioral pediatrician, nurse practitioner, psychologist, clinical social worker, and clinical counselor – to determine the best treatment options for each child and adolescent.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital's Section of Pediatric Psychiatry offers child and adolescent psychiatrists, who specialize in the evaluation, diagnosis and pharmacology related to treating mental disorders.

Services Available:

  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Medication Management
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Consultation
  • Community Behavioral Health
  • Parent Education
  • Outpatient Psychotherapy

Diagnoses or Conditions Treated:


Referral Information

If you think your child or family could benefit from Nationwide Children’s Behavioral Health Services, please call (614) 355-8080 or request an appointment.

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Grand Rounds

Watch Dr. David Brent's grand rounds presentation on resistant depression in adolescents.

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Clinical Studies

Three studies are currently being conducted for Child Bipolar Disorder, Child ADHD and Child Mood Dysregulation. Read the criteria to see if you have a child who may be eligible to participate.

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Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000