Psychologist, Child-18 (PhD, PsyD)

Description: Clinical or counseling psychologists work directly with patients, interviewing, taking histories, administering diagnostic tests and observing the patients' behaviors in order to help them with their problems. Therapy may be conducted in groups or individually. Clinical psychologists may collaborate with physicians and other health team members to develop treatment programs but are not licensed to prescribe medication. (AIRS YO-5000.6500)

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Organization Name: Rhode Island Hospital
Address: 335 Prairie Ave
Phone: 401-444-5685
Fax: 401-444-6115
Eligibility: Accept all insurance plans; some may require prior authorization which will be obtained by the CNDC. • children birth to 21 years with medical and behavioral concerns; • children with an evolving condition and need for services and supports; • families with questions regarding appropriate services and treatment options Fax Referral to the CNDC to ACT Clinic for assessment. (444-6115). Questions- call the CNDC Physician Line: 444-5071
Services Provided: CNDC ACT Clinic Assessment, Clinical Triage and Treatment
Clinical Psychologists provide assessment and follow-up
• assessment of the child and family.
• identifies needs and concerns of the child/family
• review of past and current services/assessments performed by schools, therapists, and other direct service providers
• development of a written plan of care for the child with family participation
• recommendations for and referrals to community services
• communication with the Primary Care Physician

Recommendations for service may include further evaluation at the CNDC, and/or referrals to clinicians/programs outside of our center. Referrals for psychological intervention at the CNDC focus on the support of the child and family with medical and behavioral needs.
As is appropriate, families will be given the option to join our CEDAR program for ongoing support and care management service.
Provider Profiles: Children's Neurodevelopment Center ( CNDC) ACT Clinic which stands for Assessment, Clinical Triage and Treatment .
Typical referrals include
Developmental Delay
Behavioral and Emotional Disorders
Attention and Learning Concerns
Questions of Autism
Questions related to appropriate services
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/3/2016
Organization Name: Hasbro Children's Hospital
Address: 335R Prairie Avenue
RI 02905
Phone: 401-444-5685
Services Provided: The Children's Neurodevelopment Center (CNDC) at Hasbro Children's Hospital provides evaluation and treatment of children with neurological, genetic, developmental, metabolic and behavioral disorders. The center incorporates multidisciplinary care with pediatric urology, orthopedics, neurosurgery and craniofacial programs.

The center is located on Prairie Avenue, in an area designed to be particularly spacious, comfortable and welcoming to children and their parents, who are essential partners in their children's care.
Provider Profiles: Clinics and Programs include

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Psychological Services
Spina Bifida Clinic
Neuromuscular Conditions Clinic
Metabolism and Nutrition Clinic
Pediatric Dermatology contact Gail Davis ext 40942
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Contact Ann Rochette Ext 43760
Pediatric Asthma/Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology (RIC) contact Margaret Prendergast ext 40949
Pediatric Endocrinology contact Margaret Prendergast ext 40949
Pediatric Nephrology contact Margaret Prendergast ext 40949
Pediatric Gastroenterology contact Kristina Travers ext 46734
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 2/14/2017

Cranston, RI

989 Reservoir Avenue
Suite 101
Cranston, RI 02910
Phone: 401-234-0754
Address: 989 Reservoir Avenue
Suite 101
Cranston, RI 02910
Phone: 401-234-0754
Fax: 401-572-3364
Services Provided: We are a practice of 9 providers treating children and adults via psychotherapy and/or medication. We have psychologists,social workers,LMFTs and psychiatrists.
Offering professional and reliable medication management and counseling for children, adults, and families. We accept Blue Cross and United insurances.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 2/1/2018
989 Reservoir Ave
Second Floor- Suite 4
Cranston, RI 02910
Phone: 401-525-6987
Organization Name: EF Advantage
Address: 989 Reservoir Ave
Second Floor- Suite 4
Cranston, RI 02910
Phone: 401-525-6987
Fax: 401-223-6811
Eligibility: ages pre-kindergarten through college
Services Provided: Attention Skill development
Executive Functioning Training
Organizational Skills Training
Provider Profiles: At EF Advantage, students learn effective strategies to strengthen their executive functioning skills.

Dr. Anjali Palav is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in neuropsychology.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 3/28/2017

East Providence, RI

Organization Name: Bradley Hospital-A Lifespan Partner
Address: 1011 Veterans Memorial Parkway
East Providence, RI 02915
Phone: 401-432-1000
Services Provided: Our major programs are the Children's and Adolescent Program, Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities, Outpatient Program and the Bradley School.

Children's Services []

Adolescent Services []

The Center for Autism and Developmental Disabilities []

Outpatient Services []

Inpatient Programs []

The Intensive Program for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder []

Resources for Parents []
Provider Profiles: Bradley Hospital offers a wide range of programs, services and research for psychological, developmental and behavioral conditions in children and adolescents. Bradley Hospital is dedicated to patient- and family-centered mental health care. A Lifespan partner and a teaching hospital for The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Bradley Hospital has established itself as the national center for training and research in child and adolescent psychiatry.

Bradley School. Lifespan School Solutions, a subsidiary of Bradley Hospital, is the parent corporation of the Bradley Schools, a private, school-funded, educational program for children and adolescents whose psychiatric and behavioral needs cannot be met in a public school setting.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 10/31/2018
Organization Name: Neurodevelopment Center, Inc.
Address: 245 Waterman Street
East Providence, RI 02906
Phone: 401-351-7779
Fax: 401-351-8188
Eligibility: Accepts a variety of insurance.
Services Provided: Services for Children and Adolescents
Individual psychotherapy
Social coaching
School consultation
Cogmed working memory training
Preschool ADHD LEAP program
Neuropsychological Assessments
Provider Profiles: Everyone should have the opportunity to thrive, not just survive. So at the NDC, we work with children, adolescents, adults, and seniors who are looking for lasting solutions to their psychological disorders.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 2/1/2018

Lincoln, RI

640 George Washington Highway
Lincoln, RI 02865
Phone: 401-333-1714
Organization Name: Comprehensive Neuropsychological Services
Address: 640 George Washington Highway
Lincoln, RI 02865
Phone: 401-333-1714
Eligibility: Accepts a variety of insurances or self-pay. Prior authorization may be required.
Services Provided: Neuropsychology Evaluation Services
Developmental and neuropsychological testing for toddlers, children, adolescents, and young adults with concerns about their thinking skills and behavior due to:
ADHD/attention deficits
Brain Injury
Cancer or leukemia treatments
Developmental delays
Genetic Disorders
Intellectual disabilities
Learning disabilities/dyslexia
Medical conditions or illnesses
Mental health problems

Neuropsychology Treatment Services
neurocognitive rehabilitation services
Attention Process Training
Behavioral and cognitive-behavioral training exercises
Compensation strategies to build upon strengths and overcome weaknesses
Goal setting
Parent and family training and involvement
Provider Profiles: Sherri Provencal, PhD. is an experienced psychologist dedicated to treating patients in the Lincoln area. She has has years of training and experience researching and treating individuals with neurodevelopmental disorders, especially autism spectrum disorders. She also specializes in working with individuals with traumatic brain injuries and neurological disorders.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 2/22/2018

North Providence, RI

Organization Name: St. Mary's Home for Children
Address: 420 Fruit Street
North Providence, RI 02911
Services Provided: St. Mary's provides 3 categories of services: 1) Residential services; 2) Outpatient and in-home services; and 3) Educational services listed in a separate entry.

Please refer to website for more information on services and programs.
Provider Profiles: Since 1877, St. Mary's has been caring for Rhode Island's children. While receiving some support from the Episcopal Diocese, we are a secular, non-profit agency offering comprehensive treatment programs for boys and girls traumatized by abuse or experiencing the challenges of psychiatric disorders. Children are treated and cared for in the residential, educational and out-patient programs located in North Providence, Rhode Island.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 8/17/2017

Portsmouth, RI

Address: 101 Clocktower Square
Portsmouth, RI 02871
Phone: 401-683-7600
Services Provided: Comprehensive Individualized Evaluations
Individual, Group, and Family Counseling
Comprehensive Learning Support Services
ImPACT (Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing)
Provider Profiles: Our clinical practice offers licensed psychological services & learning based support in our progressive Colorado and Rhode Island communities.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 1/2/2018

Providence, RI

Organization Name: Lifespan
Address: Children's Neurodevelopment Center
335R Prarie Ave
Providence, RI 02905
Phone: 401-432-1119
Eligibility: ages 5-21
Services Provided: Outpatient care for specialized behavioral health needs of individuals ages 5-21 with developmental challenges , including Autism Spectrum Disorders, anxiety,mood dysregulation,ADHD,adjustment problems,aggression and oppositional behavior as well as challenges to parents and families. The clinic offers
Individual Therapy
Family Therapy
Parent Training in behavior management
Medication management
Provider Profiles: Clinical staff includes:
social workers
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 10/15/2018
Organization Name: Continuum Behavioral Health
Address: One Randall Square
Suite 206
Providence, RI 02904
Phone: 401-453-4500
Fax: 401-443-4501
Services Provided: Several locations

Our services address issues affecting children, teens and families such as:

Self-esteem issues
Oppositional defiance
Alcohol and/or drug addiction
Adjustment issues
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
Eating disorders
Body image concerns and body dysmorphic disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Mood dysregulation disorder
Family conflicts and relationships, including divorce and issues that affect blended families
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Coping skills
Provider Profiles: Continuum Behavioral Health offers outpatient counseling and psychiatry services that are focused on helping you work through these issues and return to feeling well.

Continuum’s counseling services are convenient and affordable, with flexible appointment times available at our Providence and Cranston locations. Most major insurances are accepted.

Providence Location Monday-Thursday 8:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Cranston Location: Open for Outpatient counseling Monday-Thursday 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

Continuum Cranston
75 Sockanosset Crossroad
Suite 301
Cranston, RI 02920

phone: 401-415-8868
fax: 401-415-8880
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 11/1/2016
150 Waterman
Providence, RI 02906
Address: 150 Waterman
Providence, RI 02906
Services Provided: We offer integrative psychotherapy sessions for children. Like our Adult Integrative Psychotherapy sessions, these sessions draw from varied evidence-based practices and are collaboratively designed to meet the needs of the individual child.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 10/12/2017

Wakefield, RI

Address: 231 Old Tower Hill Road
Suite 203
Wakefield, RI 02879
Phone: 401-782-1206
Fax: 401-782-1207
Services Provided: Psychological Services []
Educational Services []
Employment Services and includes job club []
Provider Profiles: HDC provides a comfortable place in which children and adults can receive the specialized support they need for personal growth. Our unique, multi-disciplinary center includes clinical, educational, and vocational programming. Services that are traditionally provided separately are conveniently offered here with a team approach, when appropriate, and in one location. At HDC, we focus on the psychological, social, and physical health factors that contribute to overall well-being, and believe that a holistic and comprehensive treatment model is integral to therapeutic progression.
Original Source: Rhode Island Dept of Health, Office of Special Needs
Last Updated: 1/12/2018