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 New Preston Marble Dale, CT has a population of approximately 5,199 people. There is 1 child psychiatrist near New Preston Marble Dale, which gives it a ratio of 1 child psychiatrist per 5,199 residents or a ratio of 1 child psychiatrist per 2,247 households. There are 2,247 households in New Preston Marble Dale.