Pediatric and Family Behavioral Health, PLLC | About Us
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About Us

Pediatric and Family Behavioral Health, PLLC (PFBH) specializes in the psychiatric treatment of children, adolescents, and adults. We are an evidence-based clinic that deals primarily in medication management & psychotherapy. We have experience in treating Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Personality Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Tic Disorder, Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity DIsorder, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder & Psychosis. Note that we see ALL AGES from early childhood through late adulthood.

 

PFBH is a modern, evidence-based psychiatry practice with a robust online medical record. We employ a patient portal which allows us to communicate easily with our patients and deliver up-to-date scales and surveys that load directly into our medical record.

 

Please note that PFBH is a fee-for-service healthcare provider. This means that we will be listed as out-of-network on all insurance carriers including medicaid, and do not accept medicare. We will, however, be happy to assist our patients seeking reimbursement through their insurance companies.

Psychiatric Medication

PFBH specializes in psychiatric medication management of the following diagnoses in both Pediatric and Adult populations:

Anxiety Disorders, Autistic Spectrum Disorders (Including Aspergers Syndrome), Attention-Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorders, Bipolar Disorders, Personality Disorders, Depressive Disorders, Developmental Disorders, Eating Disorders, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Insomnia, Nocturnal Enuresis, PANDAS – Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococcus, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Psychotic Disorders – (Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective Disorders.), Neurodevelopmental Disorders – (Fragile X Syndrome, Down Syndrome), Tic Disorders

Behavior Treatment

PFBH also specializes in treating the following behaviors in both Pediatric and Adult populations: Auditory Hallucinations, Paranoia, Bedwetting, Bereavement, Grief, Bullying, Daytime Fatigue, Excessive Sleep, Difficulty Focusing or Keeping on Task, Difficulty Making or Keeping Friends, Disordered Eating, Disruptive Behaviors at School or at Home, Excessive Anger, Excessive Sadness, Experience of Physical or Sexual Trauma, Hyperactivity, Hypersexuality, Low Self-Esteem, Lying, Cheating, Stealing, Nightmares, Night Terrors, Sleep walking, Oppositionality/Defiance, Refusal to go to school, Self-Injury, “Stomach aches” and gastrointestinal distress related to anxiety, Specific Fears – (Airplanes, Public spaces, Animals, etc…), Tantrums, Tics – Abnormal movements – Abnormal vocalizations

Approaches to Treatment

Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) – for Anxiety, Depression, Tic Disorder, OCD, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy – Exposure Response Prevention (CBT-ERP), Coaching Therapy, Dialectal Behavioral (DBT), Family/Marital Therapy, Family Systems Therapy, Medication Management, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Play Therapy, Relational Therapy, Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy – (TF-CBT)