Seeking Treatment

The University of South Florida Rothman Center for Pediatric Neuropsychiatry located on the All Children’s Hospital campus features programs to help children, adolescents, and adults with a wide range of psychiatric, behavioral, and neurocognitive conditions.

What We Treat

  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome and other tic disorders
  • PANDAS (Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropspychiatric Disorders Associated with Streptococcus)
  • Trichotillomania (hair pulling)
  • Skin picking
  • Body dysmorphic disorder
  • Learning disabilities
  • School refusal
  • Anxiety disorders such as generalized anxiety disorder, phobias and separation anxiety disorder

Treatment Options

  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
    • Exposure and response prevention
    • Talking back to your negative thoughts with cognitive therapy
  • Habit reversal training
    • Becoming aware of your behaviors
    • Replacing your habits with a competing response
  • Medication management
    • Minimizing side effects
    • Maximizing drug effectiveness
  • Neurocognitive testing
    • Intelligence testing
    • Neurolinguistic performance
    • Other aspects of daily living and emotional function

What if I'm From Out of Town?

  • We also provide treatment in an intensive (daily) format so that treatment can be completed in 3-4 weeks
  • We will help you make accommodations at a nearby extended stay facility. The Ronald McDonald House is one option for low-cost accommodations while receiving treatment

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment or to learn more about the Rothman Center, contact us at:


We are located in St. Petersburg, Florida, directly across the street from All Children's Hospital.

From I275:  Take Exit 22 (I175), then take the 6th Street South exit.  At the stoplight at the bottom of the exit, turn right onto 6th Street South.  Go 3 blocks and turn left onto 8th Avenue South.  Go one block ahead. The entrance to the visitor parking lot is on your right.  The Rothman Center is on the fourth floor of the Children's Health Center, 880 6th Street South.

All Children's Hospital
Department of Pediatrics
University of South Florida

880 6th Street South
Suite 460, Box 7523
St. Petersburg, FL 33701