La Mesa Child Psychiatrists
- 1 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 5 Reviews
- Average rating is 3.5 stars
- Average wait time is 6.3 minutes
Top Child Psychiatrists in La Mesa, CA
A pediatric/adolescent psychiatrist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating mental and emotional conditions in young children and adolescents.
These specialists study psychopathological disorders and their causes in order to prevent and identify them in their patients. These disorders may be caused by biological, psychosocial, genetic, demographic, or environmental factors, a patient's history, or any combination of these factors.
Pediatric/adolescent psychiatrists treat patients through a variety of interventions including medical treatment, behavior therapy, cognitive-behavior therapy, problem solving techniques, family therapy, parent training, psychodynamic therapy, and consultation with the patient's primary care physician or school professionals.
The area of La Mesa, CA has a population of approximately 69,848 people. There are 2 child psychiatrists near La Mesa, which gives it a ratio of 1 child psychiatrist per 34,924 residents or a ratio of 1 child psychiatrist per 14,663 households. There are 29,325 households in La Mesa.