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NYC Child Therapist

Now Accepting New Patients

Premium Child Therapy in NYC by World-Class Mental Health Clinicians

Does your child suffer from depression, anxiety, or phobias? Has your child experienced a big family change or life transition that they need support getting through? If you answered yes to either of these questions, The Ross Center is here to help! Our world-class clinicians provide child therapy in NYC with personalized attention, support, and guidance.

Our clinic offers age-appropriate child therapy by trained specialists in various areas of care.

Areas of Care

The Ross Center treats a variety of mental health and mood disorders, including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Depression
  • Social Anxiety
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Phobias
  • Family Changes
  • Life Transitions

Our Approach to Child Therapy

The Ross Center takes a comprehensive approach to child therapy, including:


Our psychiatrists provide your child with an initial assessment, including diagnosis and/or mental health history evaluation.

Therapy / Counseling:

We will assign your child to a therapist who matches best with their specific needs.

Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT):

Our clinicians specialize in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, teaching your child evidence-based methods for managing social anxiety and other anxiety-producing situations.


Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT):

We also provide Dialectical Behavior Therapy for individuals with extreme emotions and sometimes harmful behaviors. Participants learn how to manage their feelings, thoughts, and behaviors in a healthy manner.

Family Support:

Our therapists provide educational support for parents and caregivers of the patient, including SPACE Training: Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions.

Child Psychiatrists at The Ross Center:

Ryan DeLapp, PhD
Psychologist & Director of The REACH Program

Ryan DeLapp, PhD
Psychologist & Director of The REACH Program

Get Started with a NYC Child TherapistToday

From all of us at the Ross Center, we commend you for taking the first step in seeking assistance for your child’s mental health.

Our Therapists will welcome your child with open doors and care in their mental health journey.

Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions (SPACE) Screening Form

Thank you for your interest in our SPACE-informed parenting group. Our group is designed to work with parents of children whose primary difficulty is anxiety with related avoidance behavior. Please answer the following questions so that we can gain a better understanding of you and your child.

Rx Refill Request

Please be advised that the turnaround time for prescription refill requests is no more than 48 business hours.  This means anything received on Friday will be completed no later than the same time the following Tuesday (assuming that Monday is not a holiday).  If you cannot give us that much time, please call the office as soon as possible and do not use this form

REACH Screening Form

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