UCSF's Children's Center at Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute offers outpatient evaluation and treatment of children, adolescents and families for a full range of mental disorders and behavioral disturbances. Both psychiatric and psychological assessments are available.

The Center strives to set the standard for excellent mental health care. We balance general care with areas of particular areas of expertise, including autism and other forms of pervasive developmental disorder, affective disorder such as depression and mania, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and Tourette's and tic disorders.

Our Research and Technology

UCSF is among the world's leading research institutions in health science, with roughly 3,000 clinical trials in progress.