Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital

Psychiatry

The Pediatric Psychiatry Program at Johns Hopkins All Children’s treats children and teens with a variety of mental health disorders including ADHD, anxiety, depression, psychoses and behavioral problems. Services include new patient evaluation and medication management.

Why Choose Johns Hopkins All Children’s?

The psychiatry team:

  • Helps patients and families understand mental health issues and achieve interventions and accommodations throughout their childhood and adolescent years
  • Spends the time developing and/or modifying a treatment plan and life plan, collaborating with and educating patients and families in the process
  • Offers patients 80-minute initial evaluation sessions and 20-, 40- or 60-minute follow-up sessions
  • Provides knowledgeable and experienced evaluation and treatment for new patients ages 3 to 17
  • Sees established patients until age 21 and helps with the transition to adult care
  • Provides continuity of psychiatric care with a single provider
  • Has physicians on call nights and weekends for existing patients in the event of a psychiatric emergency (Call 911 first if necessary)
  • Collaborates with other Johns Hopkins All Children’s specialists to provide patients additional specialty care, if needed 

What to Expect

Our services include:

  • New patient evaluations
  • Medication management
  • Collaborate with parents, medical professionals, teachers and mental health providers to provide treatment and accommodation plans for each stage of life

Prescriptions and Refills

Routine prescriptions and refills are handled only during regular office hours. Please allow 48 hours to complete refill requests. When you call for a refill, please give the name of the medication, the dosage, the number of pills, the phone number for your pharmacy or your mailing address for us to mail you a prescription.

Some medications, by law, cannot be called in to a pharmacy. You will need a written prescription. In these cases, you need to either pick up the prescription or request it be mailed to you.

Please allow one-week delivery time by mail.
 

Give us a call

We know that you want the best possible care for your child. Our team is happy to assist you with your questions.

Our psychiatrists

We will help you and your child navigate mental health issues through intervention and evaluation.