Ranked among the top psychiatry programs by U.S.News & World Report
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Duke Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences encompasses a broad spectrum of programs and services -- from expert medication evaluation and outpatient counseling for troubling personal issues to treatment for substance abuse and eating disorders to inpatient care for acute conditions and severe mental illness.
Our skilled clinical team -- which includes psychiatrists, psychologists, specialized nurses, clinical social workers, and substance abuse counselors -- evaluates, diagnoses, and treats patients facing mental health issues of all types and levels of severity.
These issues include, but are not limited to:
Our goal is to deliver responsive, affordable, comprehensive mental health care to each patient who seeks our assistance.
Ranked among the country’s best programs of its kind by U.S.News & World Report, Duke’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences delivers highly skilled, compassionate, and specialized care to pediatric, adult and geriatric patients.
In addition to its clinical services, the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences also has an active research program, which gives patients the opportunity to participate in clinical trials for a variety of mental health issues, and speeds the translation of important scientific discoveries to clinical use, where they can benefit patients.
To make an appointment with one of our clinicians, please contact the Duke Consultation and Referral Center at 888-ASK-DUKE (888-275-3853) or 919-416-DUKE (919-416-3853).