Palm Desert Child Psychiatrists
- 1 Board certified
Top Child Psychiatrists in Palm Desert, CA
46155 Portola Ave
Palm Desert, CA 92260
- Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
- Child Psychiatry
- 49 years experience
- 4 star medical school
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 Palm Desert, CA has a population of approximately 56,047 people. There are 2 child psychiatrists near Palm Desert, which gives it a ratio of 1 child psychiatrist per 28,024 residents or a ratio of 1 child psychiatrist per 13,776 households. There are 27,552 households in Palm Desert.