Behavioral Health Evaluation & Treatment
Child and adolescent behavioral health needs vary significantly from those of adults. At Renown Children's Hospital, we offer specialties for mental health that include psychiatrists, psychologists, and licensed clinical social workers who are all highly trained in diagnosing and treating mental health conditions.
Emotional and behavioral issues treated include:
- Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
- Anxiety and phobias
- Divorce, loss, or death
- Eating disorders
- Emotional disorders
- Family and group therapy
- Obsessive-compulsive disorders (OCD)
- School refusal or phobia
In August 2016, six-year-old Jakob was admitted to Renown Children's Hospital with what seemed like a common ear infection. Jakob's condition quickly progressed, and he started experiencing neurological symptoms such as difficulty speaking...
An alcohol problem can affect anyone at any age. Many factors, including job stress, genetics or depression, may contribute to the start of disordered drinking. Drinking alcohol exists on a continuum. For example, if someone feels down in...
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