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Dr. Moira Rynn, Director of the Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Welcome to Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Our mission is to help young minds grow and thrive.

We support the healthy emotional and social development of children of all ages with outstanding patient care, research, education, and training. Our partners include you: parents and guardians, pediatricians and primary care doctors, the philanthropists and institutions that support our work, and—most importantly—children, teens, and young adults.

—Moira Rynn, MD, Director of the Division of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry


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Eve K. Friedl, MD

As a child and adolescent psychiatrist who treats eating disorders—and as a parent—I have thought a lot about the principles of nutrition for physical and mental health. 

Moira Rynn, MD

Pediatric bipolar disorder is defined by a cluster of symptoms, including a decreased need for sleep and frequent changes in mood or energy level.

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Need contact info? Call 212-305-6001 or see our list of locations

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