Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
The Behavioral Science Division of UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh offers specialized programs and services for treating children and adolescents who are experiencing behavioral or emotional difficulties in different settings and across the developmental span.
Our experienced multidisciplinary team provides evidence-based therapies tailored to each child’s and family’s needs. Our experts promote the integration of high-quality mental health services into the medical home.
Our services are provided to patients in conjunction with the child’s medical care. Our clinicians provide assessment, diagnosis, and treatment for a wide range of cognitive, emotional, and behavioral disorders. These specialists work with families to provide a comprehensive evaluation and a treatment plan. Treatment options include education, supportive psychotherapy, relaxation training, cognitive behavioral therapy, and psychopharmacology when indicated. Family focused care is a key component of our mission.
Outpatient services are provided by the Child and Family Counseling Center (CFCC) and at many Children’s Community Pediatrics (CCP) practices. CFCC staff members have experience providing cognitive-behavioral, individual and family-focused therapies for:
We’re committed to nurturing the next generation of pediatric specialists.
Meet our team of experts in Behavioral Health.
Schedule an appointment or consultation with us at 412-692-5100.
Our Developmental Medicine Clinic performs assessments with a specialty on assessing if a child has autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
At our main hospital campus, medically hospitalized children and adolescents may receive adjunct integrated behavioral health care from the Pediatric Behavioral Health Consultation and Liaison Service.
In addition, Pediatric Behavioral Health and Wellness Clinic services are embedded within several Children’s Hospital divisions. For more information about these services, please contact your child’s medical team or follow links on this page.
Referrals are required from primary care physicians or other Children's Hospital specialty services. Referrals for patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans also may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician. All necessary referral and authorization forms must be received before the patient's visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call the office number below.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
For questions about a hospital bill call:
To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to make a donation online.