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Welcome to The Child & Family Institute. We are a highly specialized, interdisciplinary behavioral health/cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) clinical dissemantion practice and training institute, with ten convenient locations throughout the U.S. including Westchester County, NY (Scarsdale, Mt. Kisco), New York City (midtown Manhattan, Park Slope, and Gowanus, Brooklyn), Greenwich, CT, Bergen County, NJ, and our new satellite/telehealth programs in Florida (with bi-monthly on-site services in Miami/Ft. Lauderdale), California, and Ann Arbor, Michigan. We hope you will find our website a valuable resource to learn more about CBT, DBT, and the wide range of evidence-based behavioral health treatment and consultation services we provide to children, adolescents, young adults, parents/families, mental health agencies, schools, and clinicians in communties throughout the nation with limited access to evidence-based care. Please feel free to ask about our low-fee scholarship programming for low-income families in need, and stay tuned for information on our West Coast and Midwest expansion, the latter featuring intensive CBT services for Selective Mutism, OCD, and Anxiety/Phobias.

Founded in 2011 by renowned cognitive-behavioral psychologist, Dr. Adam S. Weissman, CFI was established as the world's very first "Clinical Dissemination Practice" and among the first private interdisciplinary behavioral health centers exclusively dedicated to youth mental health assessment, treatment, and advocacy. Our integrated behavioral health services include comprensive individual & family and group CBTclinical psychopharmacology, speech therapy & occupational therapy, holistic health and nutrition, medical psychology, neuropsychological/educational assessment, consultation, and advocacy, college prep, SAT/ACT tutoring, and academic remediation services, and a number of specialty treatment clinics, for youth of all ages. Our faculty and associate faculty hold clinical and academic appointments at top hospitals and universities, including Columbia University, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, the NYU School of Medicine, the NYU Child Study Center, Bellevue Hospital, Albert Enstein College of Medicine/Yeshiva University, Montefiore Medical Center, Mt. Sinai Hospital, Duke Univesrity, Northwestern University, the Yale Child Study Center, Harvard University, and Harvard Medical SchoolPlease feel free to learn more about our doctors and clinical fellows by visiting the "Meet Our Faculty" page on this site, and of course, please feel free to contact us by phone or email with any questions or consultation needs, or to schedule an intake appointment with one of our CBT specialists. We look forward to meeting with you and your family!    

**Since 2016, we have been pleased to offer Speech and Occupational Therapy at our CFI-Westchester and Greenwich locations through our partnership with Rye Therapies of OT, PT, and Speech: Debra Vitagliano, MS, OTR/L and Kristy Castaldo, M.A., CCC-SLP, TSHH.

**Since 2019, we are pleased to announce our collaboration with Premier Pediatrics, with offices in Park Slope, Manhattan, and The Rockaways.

The Child & Family Institute-Westchester Team

Left to Right: Dr. Leslie Cunningham (Director of Medical Psychology, Co-Director of the Pediatric Assessment Center - PAC); Dr. Elana Dumont (Director of Group Therapy; Director of the Maternal Mental Health Program); Dr. Christopher Rackley (Co-Director of the Pediatric Assessment Center - PAC; Director of the Executive Function/Organizational Skills Coaching (ESC) Program); Dr. Adam S. Weissman (Founder/Director of CFI); Dr. Andrea Roth (Intake & Admin Director of CFI, Director of the "Brave Voices" Selective Mutism Program), Dr. Janice Autera (Post-Doctoral Fellow, Assistant Director of the "Trich & Tic" Program); Dr. John DiLallo (Senior Psychiatric Consultant); Chelsey Rosen, M.S. (Senior Doctoral Fellow)

Photos of CFI-Westchester in Scarsdale Village

Dr. Weissman & Colleague's New Books on Emotional & Behavioral Disorders in Youth

Jan Mohlman, Ph.D., Thilo Deckersbach, Ph.D., & Adam S. Weissman. Ph.D. (January 2015)

Linda A. Reddy, Ph.D., Adam S. Weissman. Ph.D., & James B. Hale, Ph.D. (February 2013)
-APA Press

Adam S. Weissman, Ph.D. (September 2011)
-Lambert Academic Publishing

 Recent Media Appearances by Dr. Weissman

April 2015
-The Westchester County Psychological Association

December 2012
-the Behavior Therapist, Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies

December 2012
-Judge Baker Children's Center Annual Report, Harvard Medical School

Adam S. Weissman, Ph.D.

14 Harwood Court, Suite 512/514
Scarsdale, NY 10583

2 Greenwich Office Park, Suite 300
Greenwich, CT 06831

CFI-Bergen County:
350 Madison Avenue, 1st Floor
Cresskill, NJ 07626

20 East 49th Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10017

CFI-Mt. Kisco:
118 North Bedford Road
Mt. Kisco, NY 10549

CFI-Park Slope (8th Avenue office):
83 8th Ave., Ground Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11215

CFI-Park Slope (Plaza Street office):
34 Plaza Street East, Suite P105
Brooklyn, NY 11238

CFI-Park Slope (6th Avenue office):
224 6th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215

CFI-Park Slope (4th Avenue office):
110 4th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217

With Telehealth Services/Satellite Offices in Florida, Michigan, and California

Intake Line: (914) 361-5283

Content Copyright © 2011 Adam S. Weissman, Ph.D. All Rights Reserved.

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