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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is a section of the Tulane Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and works in conjunction with the Department of Pediatrics.

Tulane's section of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry faculty and staff trained at many outstanding programs in the country, including Tulane.  United in values and committed to excellence, they bring diverse perspectives to bear on the problems of children and adolescents and their families.  In addition to Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, our faculty and staff have backgrounds in other fields, including Pediatrics, Nursing, Clinical, Developmental and Cultural Psychology, Genetics, Public Health, forensics, , Social Work, and Sociology.  These disciplines enrich the perspective and broaden and deepen the understanding of children and their families.

Clinical Services

[LINK] Tulane Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology Services (T-CAPPS)

Tulane University Behavioral Health Clinic – Metairie (TUBHC-Metairie),

Tulane Early Childhood Collaborative

EPIC-NOLA, Early Psychosis Intervention Clinic

Tulane Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Our faculty and staff are experts at assessing and treating  a wide variety of disorders.

  • ADHD (Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder)
  • Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Behavioral disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive disorders
  • Trauma-related disorders
  • Early childhood & relationship patterns mental health
Our Team

Charles H. Zeanah, Jr, MD  (Vice Chair of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry)
Letia O. Bailey, MSW, LCSW
Allison Boothe, PhD
Angela S. Breidenstine, PhD
Anna Breuer, PsyD
Caroline Campion MD
Jennifer Creedon, MD
Kathryn Davis, LMSW
Patrick Drennan MD
Stacy Drury, MD, PhD
Mary Margaret Gleason, MD   (Associate Training Director)
Amelia Goodenough, MD
Margaret Hauck, PhD
Sherryl Scott Heller, PhD
Sarah Hinshaw-Fuselier, PhD, LCSW
Lauren Kaczka-Weiss DO
Angela W. Keyes, PhD
Vininder Khunkhun, MD

Julie A. Larrieu, PhD
Belen Lopez, MA, CCC-SLP
Melissa Middleton, PhD
Devi Murphy, PhD
Betty Muller, MD
Myo Thwin Myint, MD  (Training Director)
Jenna Rosen, PsyD
Michael S. Scheeringa, MD  (Psychiatry Vice-Chair of Research)
Lisa Settles, PsyD
Loretta Sonnier, MD
Monica Stevens, PhD
Akanksha Thakur, MD
Lauren Teverbaugh MD
Valerie Wajda-Johnston, PhD
Ashley Weiss, DO  (Medical Student Training Director)
Lauren Kaczka-Weiss, DO
Vivianne Aponte Rivera, MD
Caroline Campion, MD
Marc Forman, MD
Anna T. Smyke, PhD
Lindsay Usry, MPH
Paula Zeanah, PhD

Contact Info

Patient Services:

Tulane Lakeside Behavioral Health Clinic
(Therapy and Medication Treatment)

4720 South I-10 Service Rd W Suite 309
Metairie, LA 70001
Phone: 504-988-4158

Tulane Behavior Health Clinic- Metairie
4641 Fairfield St. Suite F
Metairie, LA  70006
Phone: 504-988-7250
Fax: 504-988-7251

Tulane Center for Autism and Related Disorders –TCARD
Physical address:  131 S. Robertson St., 14th Floor
Mailing address:  1430 Tulane Avenue, #8055
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-988-3533
Fax: 504-988-0496

Education Program:
Child & Adolescent and Triple Board Residency Program
Myo Thwin Myint MD
Training Director

Tulane Pediatric Specialty Clinic
4720 South I-10 Service Rd W Suite 501
Metairie, LA 70001
Phone: 504-988-6253
Fax (504) 988-6751

Tulane Child & Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology Services -- T-CAPPS
131 South Robertson Street, 14th Floor
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-988-5405
Fax: (504) 988-4264

Pediatrics Department Main:
Tulane University School of Medicine
Pediatrics Department
1430 Tulane Avenue, Mail Code 8637
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone: 504-988-6692
Fax: 504-988-1771


Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences