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

Treatment Options

  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
    • Exposure and response prevention
    • Cognitive therapy – managing anxious thinking
    • Family support for treating OCD/anxiety and parent training
  • Habit reversal training/Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT)
    • Becoming aware of urges that precede tics, picking and pulling
    • Replacing hair pulling, skin picking with a competing response; managing tics so they do not cause impairment
    • Manage distress and anxiety that may contribute to hairpulling, skin picking
  • Medication management
    • Minimizing side effects
    • Maximizing drug effectiveness
  • Neurocognitive testing
    • Intelligence testing
    • 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:


  • All Children's Hospital

    All Children's Hospital

    601 5th St. South,
    St. Petersburg, FL 33701

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