If your child is struggling with a psychological or behavioral condition that needs ongoing attention, or if your child is experiencing temporary challenges from stressful events in life, he or she may benefit from an evaluation by a team of child and adolescent psychiatry specialists. The psychiatry specialists at Riley at IU Health provide diagnostic and treatment services for children of all ages.
Our team includes child and adolescent psychiatrists, clinical child psychologists and psychiatric social workers. These professionals work together to evaluate your child's condition and provide a treatment plan to address his or her needs.
The Psychiatry Department at Riley at IU Health offers the following specialty programs to meet a wide range of pediatric and adolescent behavioral health needs:
The psychiatrists, psychologists and clinical social workers at Riley at IU Health offer advanced, evidence-based treatments for psychiatric diagnoses and behavior problems. Treatments include:
Research and the advancement of psychiatric practice is an essential part of the Psychiatry Department at Riley at IU Health. The department is integrated with the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM), and our psychologists and psychiatrists are IUSM faculty members. The IUSM is one of the largest medical schools in the U.S., which gives us the opportunity to be part of innovative research in psychiatric disorders.
Faculty members in the Indiana University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry have made important research discoveries and contributed significantly to the understanding of psychiatric disorders, including addictions, ADHD, mood disorders, schizophrenia, anxiety disorders and autism.
We continue to lead in groundbreaking clinical research. We have active research projects supported by the National Institutes of Health and other sources. Faculty members in the IUSM Department of Psychiatry also have a record of successful partnerships with the pharmaceutical industry for testing and refinement of new medicine treatments.
Our expert team has extensive experience in evaluating and treating a variety of psychiatric and behavioral conditions in children and adolescents
In addition to our primary hospital location at the Academic Health Center in Indianapolis, IN, we have convenient locations to better serve our communities throughout the state.
We provide multispecialty care for a number of conditions. Below are links to our related programs.
The Psychiatry Department at Riley at IU Health fosters an environment of collaboration to provide the best care for every child. Any doctor, healthcare professional or healthcare agency may refer a patient. Referrals can be made by calling the department at 317.944.8162 or the Indiana Medical Access and Communication System (IMACS) at 317.916.3500 or 800.622.4989. IMACS is available 24 hours a day.
Riley at IU Health works with referring physicians in Indiana and beyond.Refer A Patient
Visit the Department of Psychiatry at Indiana University School of Medicine for information about the latest research in the field of psychiatry.
In partnership with the IU School of Medicine, the Psychiatry Department at Riley at IU Health is actively involved in the education and training of medical students, residents and fellows in the field of psychiatry as well as clinical psychology interns and graduate students.