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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Collaboration, Hope, Innovation, Leadership, Dedication


The Columbia University Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is dedicated to advancing the science and care of mental and developmental health for all children, adolescents, and young adults.

Our mission is threefold:

  • To provide state-of-the-art and compassionate care for those impacted by mental health and developmental disorders.
  • To educate and inform the public, and train psychiatrists, psychologists, and other healthcare professionals working in the field of child & adolescent mental health.
  • To conduct innovative research into the causes and treatment of mental health and developmental disorders in a collaborative environment.


What sets the division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry apart from other institutions is the excellence of our research faculty and our thought leadership. Patients and families benefit from the extraordinary partnership between the Columbia University Medical Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, and New York State Psychiatric Institute. This partnership brings together the best of innovative research, scientific advances, and clinical care.

We look forward to serving you,

Moira Rynn, MD

Moira Rynn, MD
Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


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and research studies,
please call 212-305-6001

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