Our mission is to serve children and families from the diverse communities of the Washington, D.C., region through outstanding clinical care, training for the next generation of child and family mental health providers, research to advance our capacity to allow every family to thrive, and advocacy on behalf of the most vulnerable children and families.
Our clinical services prioritize:
- family well-being
- emphasizing holistic approaches to the prevention of mental health challenges
- promotion of brain health
- treatment of acute concerns using research-based approaches
Our Community-Based Initiatives
To enable us to fulfill our mission to serve children and families from the diverse communities of the Washington, D.C., region, we have several community-based partnerships.
For details about each of our community-based initiatives click here.
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"We feel that the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry program at MedStar Georgetown is uniquely constructed to meet the needs of the diverse families and communities of our region. "
-Matthew Biel, MD, MSc
Watch as Dr. Biel shares more about Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at MedStar Georgetown and answers questions about children with depression, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), ADHD, and Autism.