CP CAPS provides state of the art psychiatric evaluation and treatment that is tailored to the individual needs and goals of the patient. The program focuses on expert consultation, diagnostic assessment, medication management and individual therapy for adult patients.
Specialty services are offered at CP CAPS, including the Columbia Women’s Mental Health Program, the Lyme Disease Service and Brain Stimulation Program. Group therapy is offered with a focus on Stress Management, Supportive Psychotherapy, Psychoeducation and DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy).
You can reach CP CAPS through our Columbia Psychiatry Centralized Referral Line 305-6001 that triages and assists clinicians and patients with referrals to the most appropriate service or level of care needed.
Our clinical team is comprised of highly trained and caring Columbia Faculty with expertise in a variety of psychiatric conditions.
The Program is based at the Neurological Institute, 12th floor, making it conveniently located and accessible to University and hospital employees as well as patients in the tri-state area.
We accept Insurance:
Many insurance plans are accepted making treatment accessible and allowing our colleagues in other medical specialties to make referrals easily. These plans include BCBS, Oxford, United Healthcare and Aetna.
Our Faculty at CP CAPS:
- Mary Sciutto M.D. (Medical Director)
- Lou Baptista, MD.MPH
- Elizabeth Fitelson M.D.
- Adrienne Mishkin M.D.
- Lisa Dixon M.D.
- Scott Stroup M.D.
- Nancy Bivens M.D.
- Kathleen McIntyre LMSW
- Erin Engle PsyD.
- Shabnam Shakibaie-Smith M.D.
- Mayumi Okudabenavides, M.D.
710 West 168 th Street
N.Y., N.Y. 10032