Northport Child Psychiatrists
- 2 Board certified
- 1 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
Top Child Psychiatrists in Northport, NY
Stony Brook, NY 11794
- Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
- Child Psychiatry
- 8 years experience
- 4 star hospital
- Board certified
- Completed fellowship
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 Northport, NY has a population of approximately 21,902 people. There are 2 child psychiatrists near Northport, which gives it a ratio of 1 child psychiatrist per 10,951 residents or a ratio of 1 child psychiatrist per 3,971 households. There are 7,942 households in Northport.