Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone Intensive Program for School Refusal and Avoidance Behavior -Outpatient - New York, NY
At the Anita Saltz Institute for Anxiety and Mood Disorders at the Child Study Center, our mental health experts assess your child’s behavior and emotions, and tailor a treatment plan to his or her needs.
We work with children and teens who refuse to go to school or have difficulty remaining in class the entire day. Treatment often includes cognitive behavioral therapy, DBT, and acceptance and commitment therapy. At the Child Study Center, our diverse team of psychiatrists, psychologists, neuropsychologists, social workers, developmental pediatricians, nurse practitioners and other mental health professionals are leaders in the field of child and adolescent psychiatry. Our knowledge and skill ensure that your child receives evidence-based care aimed at improving your child and family’s quality of life.
As part of Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone, we care for children and their families on an outpatient basis through our specialized programs