To make an appointment, call 314-286-1700.

Washington University psychiatrists focus on the diagnosis and treatment of mental health disorders in adults and children. Our team of psychiatrists and psychologists continue to be leaders in the medical model of psychiatry.  Our psychiatrists work collaboratively with other physicians, which leads to advances in clinical care.

Our psychiatrists treat patients with depression, anxiety, behavioral disorders, personality disorders, schizophrenia, delirium, dementia, Tourette syndrome, movement disorders, substance abuse disorders, attention deficit disorder, obsessive compulsive disorders and eating disorders.

In addition to our general adult and child psychiatry clinics, and clinic for employees and families, our clinical specialties include:

Adult Services:

  • Cancer psychiatry
  • Comprehensive psychology
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
  • Geriatric psychiatry
  • Interventional psychiatry
  • Neuropsychology (specialized care for patients with neurologic injuries and diseases)
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
  • Treatment-resistant depression

Child and Adolescent Services:

  • Anxiety Disorders Clinic
  • Autism Clinical Center
  • Collaborative Care Clinic
  • Early Emotional Developmental Program
  • First Contact Assessment Service
  • Perinatal Behavioral Health Service
  • SYNCHRONY Project
  • Trauma Response Program
  • Washington Early Recognition Center

We also provide a forensic psychiatry service for legal issues. Our psychiatrists offer scientific and clinical expertise for civil, criminal, correctional and legislative matters.  

For more information, visit the Psychiatry Department website.

Kirsten Gilbert Alberts, PhD

Pediatric Psychiatry

Locations:
4444 Forest Park Avenue Building

Amanda Baker, LPC

Psychiatry

Locations:
Taylor Ave. Building

Amy Ballheimer, MA, LPC

Pediatric Psychiatry

Susan Banashek, MSW, LCSW

Psychiatry

Locations:
4444 Forest Park Avenue Building

Candace Benford, MSN, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatry

Locations:
Taylor Ave. Building Extension

Jacinda Berger, PMHNP-BC

Geriatric Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Locations:
Taylor Ave. Building

Kevin J. Black, MD

Psychiatry

Locations:
Barnes-Jewish Hospital – McMillan Building

Marie Bosch, MD, PhD

Marie A. Bosch, MD, PhD

Psychiatry

Locations:
Taylor Ave. Building

Kacie Brooks

Kacie Brooks, MMS, PA-C

Psychiatry

Locations:
Taylor Ave. Building

Michael Bunis, PsyD

Michael S. Bunis, PsyD

Pediatric Psychiatry
Psychiatry

Locations:
4444 Forest Park Avenue Building