Our Lady of the Lake's Children’s Hospital Psychiatry Department offers both inpatient and outpatient services. Our highly trained psychiatrists treat everything from emotional problems to mood and developmental disorders.

They are educated in the latest behavioral medicine practices and will conduct an assessment of your child's mental health, often after interviewing the family and other care providers before recommending treatment with or without medical prescriptions.

The role of our psychiatrists is to identify and diagnose mental health problems and educate families on coping with the problem and encouraging the patient in his or her treatment.

Diagnoses and Treatment:

  • Mental health assessment
  • Behavioral medicine
  • Therapy
  • Mental health disorders
  • Emotional problems
  • Mood disorders - depression, bipolar disorder
  • Behavior disorders - ADHD
  • Developmental disorders - Autism
  • Learning disabilities

Outpatient pediatric psychiatry services availalbe at this location:

The Family Center

7777 Hennessy Boulevard, Suite 6000
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Telephone Number:

(225) 765-8648

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