Mood Disorder/Payne Whitney Westchester

The Mood Disorder Service of the Department of Psychiatry at the Payne Whitney Westchester offers comprehensive evaluation and treatment for outpatients including individual therapy, group therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and medications.

Diagnosis includes depression and bipolar disorder, and every program is customized for each individual. Ranked by the World Health Organization as one of the most disabling diseases in the world, the devastating consequences of depression affect all aspects of the patient's life. Treatment varies, but forms of psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, interpersonal therapy, and anti-depressant medications are often beneficial.