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At the NewYork-Presbyterian/Westchester Division in White Plains, New York psychiatric services for older individuals are provided through the Weill Cornell Geriatric Psychiatry Services. Inpatient and outpatient services are available in a supportive environment, including intensive programs designed to rapidly reduce symptoms and increase social function.

George S. Alexopoulos, M.D.
George S. Alexopoulos, M.D.,
leads the Weill Cornell
Institute of Geriatric
Psychiatry

We treat mood disorders and other psychiatric illnesses in patients who may also have other medical illnesses, cognitive impairment, and disabilities. We take a holistic approach and offer comprehensive services that include:

  • comprehensive assessment
  • individual and group therapy
  • family therapy
  • medication, as needed
  • communication and collaboration with the patient's primary care provider and other physicians to ensure continuity of care
  • support services
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The inpatient unit at the Westchester Division is the only inpatient psychiatric service in Westchester County and New York City dedicated to the care of older patients. The unit provides care for patients (most age 65 and older) with a broad range of diagnoses, including major mood disorders, late-onset psychosis, schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, and cognitive disorders.

Nationally recognized and funded as a center of research and clinical excellence, the Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry also offers research opportunities evaluating novel diagnostic and treatment approaches.

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NYP/Westchester
21 Bloomingdale Road
White Plains, NY 10605
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