Youth Treatment and Evaluation of Anxiety and Mood (Y-TEAM) Program

We are a specialty research clinic dedicated to improving the lives of children and adolescents suffering from anxiety, mood, and obsessive-compulsive and related disorders. The Youth Treatment and Evaluation of Anxiety and Mood (Y-TEAM) Program is part of the Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University. We provide comprehensive evaluations, treatment with evidence-based therapy and medications, and a day treatment program with academic services for youth requiring intensive care. All assessment and treatment services at Y-TEAM are free of charge.

We focus on the following problems in children, adolescents, and young adults:

  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) or worry
  • Social anxiety
  • Separation anxiety
  • Depression

For more information about our research programs and clinical services, see our brochure or contact us at (646) 774-5793.

Principal Investigators

Core Faculty

  • Profile Headshot
    • Medical Director of Youth Treatment and Evaluation of Anxiety and Mood (Y-TEAM) Program and Children's Day Unit
  • Profile Headshot
    • Associate Director, Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
    • Director of Clinical Psychology, New York State Psychiatric Institute
    • Co-Director, Office of Clinical Psychology, CUMC
    • Unit Chief of Children’s Research Day Unit, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University
  • Profile Headshot
    • Director, Columbia University Clinic for Anxiety and Related Disorders (CUCARD)-Westchester
  • Profile Headshot
    • Clinical Director, Children’s Day Unit at Columbia University Youth Treatment and Evaluation of Anxiety and Mood (Y-TEAM) Program
    • Associate Director of the Social Work Department at New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI)
  • Profile Headshot
    • Director of Psychology, Youth Treatment and Evaluation of Anxiety and Mood (Y-TEAM) Program and Children's Day Unit (CDU)