Rady Children’s Child Adolescent Psychiatry Services (CAPS)

The Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Services (CAPS) program is an inpatient unit for children and adolescents up to age 18 with psychiatric illness. The unit is located on the third floor of the Nelson Family Pavilion. Comprehensive psychiatric care is provided by a highly experienced team of specialists from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and specially trained health professionals from Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego.


Comprehensive psychiatric, medical, occupation, and dietary assessment, medication management, behavioral programs, specialized therapies, eating programs, occupational therapy

Payment Options:

Medi-Cal, private health insurance, self-pay


Type of Needs: