Telepsychiatry helping teens with mental health disorders

 ADHD in the News 2019-06-20

The Harris Health System's pediatric telepsychiatry program began late last year. Right now, the program sees about 20 patients a week. At least 1 in 5 young people have a diagnosable mental health disorder that is impairing their lives. Now there's a new affordable program to help them and their families: telemedicine for pediatric patients.