Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists in Rhode Island

Child and adolescent psychiatrists or pediatric psychiatrists are board-certified to treat mental health and behavioral challenges among children, adolescents, and their families. Treatment typically includes interviews with the young patient and their caregivers, including behavioral and academic problems and family history. Some child and adolescent psychiatrists offer talk therapy alongside conservative, age-appropriate medication management.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists in Providence, RI

Dr. Stephanie Hartselle

Stephanie Hartselle, MD

Dr. Hartselle received her MD from Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. She completed her adult psychiatry training at New York University/ Bellevue Hospitals and her child psychiatry fellowship at Brown University where she served as chief resident. Dr. Hartselle has particularly deep expertise in sleep-related issues, including the diagnosis and management of sleep disorders, and management of complex, chronic medical and psychiatric illnesses.

Laura Whiteley, MD - Psychiatrist in Providence

Laura Whiteley, MD

Dr. Whiteley is an adult, child, and adolescent psychiatrist and faculty member at Brown University's Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior. Dr. Whiteley specializes in anxiety disorders, mood disorders, attentional issues, and college and work issues. She has particular expertise in adolescent and young adult mood disorders. Dr. Whiteley completed her adult psychiatry residency at Butler Hospital and her child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Bradley Hospital and Rhode Island Hospital.

David Kahn, MD - Psychiatrist in Providence, RI

David Kahn, MD

Dr. Kahn is a psychiatrist with over 25 years of experience providing individual therapy, couples therapy, group therapy, and medication management. He has particular specialty in interpersonal issues, mood disorders, and personality disorders. Dr. Kahn received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School, and completed residencies in General Psychiatry and in Child & Adolescent Psychiatry at St. Vincent's Medical Center.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists in Pawtucket, RI

Sharon Philbin, APRN

Sharon Philbin, APRN

Sharon is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse offering medication management and talk therapy. She started her career at St. Joseph’s Hospital School of Nursing. Continuing to take courses throughout her career, Sharon received a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2008 from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth (Summa Cum Laude) and a Master’s of Science Degree in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner from The University of Massachusetts Boston, College of Nursing in 2010. 

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists in East Greenwich, RI

Sarah Xavier, Psychiatrist in Lincoln and East Greenwich

Sarah Xavier, DO

Dr. Xavier has been a physician for over 15 years, with advanced training in Adult, Child & Adolescent, and Forensic Psychiatry from Yale University. Since her training, Dr. Xavier has worked extensively and directly with clients of all ages in a wide variety of settings and roles, including as the weekly consulting psychiatrist at the RI Family Court Mental Health Clinic, the Medical Director of Psychiatric Services at Rhode Island Training School, the Associate Chief Psychiatrist at PAS at Butler Psychiatric Hospital, and presently, as the attending psychiatrist at the Bryant University Counseling Center

Psychiatrists in Barrington, RI

Lilia Romero-Bosch

Lilia Romero-Bosch, MD

Dr. Lilia Romero-Bosch is a psychiatrist in Barrington, RI, where she works to bring medicine and mental health care together. She is dedicated to the practice of Functional Medicine, utilizing blood work, genetic testing, and other medical testing to provide specialized care. Her Functional Psychiatry techniques help improve ADHD, Depression, Anxiety and other common psychiatric disorders, which are often not helped by medications alone.