Conditions

From the beginning of care, through treatment, and into recovery, we provide an experience that’s right for children and families. Children’s National Health System provides a wide range of clinical services and specialties dedicated to improving children’s health.

Pediatric Anxiety

Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) is defined as chronic, excessive worry and fear that seems to have no real cause.

Pediatric Major Depression

Major depression, also known as clinical depression or unipolar depression, is a mood disorder that goes beyond everyday ups and downs. 

Pediatric Eating Disorders

The term eating disorders refers to a variety of conditions that involve abnormal eating behaviors. Eating disorders are serious mental health problems that can be life-threatening, so they require clinical care by a physician or other healthcare professional.

Pediatric Bipolar Disorder/Manic Depression

Manic depression, also known as bipolar disorder, is classified as a type of affective disorder (also called mood disorder) that goes beyond the day's ordinary ups and downs.

Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) includes thoughts and obsessions (impulses or images) that occur over and over, and that cause a child or teen to feel a great deal of distress.

Pediatric Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is one of the most complex mental health disorders. It is a severe, chronic, and disabling disturbance of the brain that causes distorted thinking, strange feelings, unusual behavior, and use of language and words. 

Pediatric Tourette Syndrome

Tourette's syndrome is a neurological disorder characterized by multiple repeated, abrupt, purposeless, and involuntary tics. 

Pediatric Feeding Disorders

Feeding Disorders in young children may include infant anorexia and selective eating. Learn about our services.