Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Fall Parent Education Group: “How we parent when our child struggles?”
This six-session educational group, hosted by Richard D. Ginsburg, Ph.D., is available to parents of children ages 6-18 who are struggling with psychiatric issues or disorders.
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The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Newton-Wellesley Hospital has been treating children and adolescents with a broad range of emotional and behavioral difficulties for more than a decade. Our dedicated team of mental health specialists provides thorough evaluations and considers the many aspects of a child’s life that may be contributing to a problem.

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety (Separation Anxiety, Social Anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder)
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism-Spectrum Disorders (Autism, Asperger syndrome)
  • Mood (Depression, Bipolar disorder)  
  • School-related Concerns
  • Substance Abuse

Last year, more than 1,000 children and adolescents were treated for a mental health issue at Newton-Wellesley Hospital. In addition to treatment in our outpatient clinic, Newton-Wellesley offers specialized consultation to children in crisis in the Vinik Family Pediatric Emergency Room and in the Pediatric Inpatient Care Unit.

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Wellness Center Classes

Did you know we offer a variety of exercise and fitness classes designed to accommodate various levels and abilities? Many of our classes are starting this January. Our schedule is available for you to view.
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"Top Doctors"

Boston Magazine featured Newton-Wellesley Hospital in their annual “Top Doctors” issue as a top community hospital outside of Boston.
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US News and World Report

US News and World Report has ranked Newton-Wellesley Hospital 16th in Massachusetts.
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