Children’s Therapy

If your child or family is struggling…you are not alone. We are here to help!

The Waterford Country School Outpatient Mental Health Clinic for Children treats trauma (TF-CBT and EMDR offered) as well as the behavioral, emotional, and mental health issues of children ages 3-18. Individual, family and group therapy are provided. Psychiatric consult can be arranged for psychotropic medication needs. The Outpatient Mental Health Clinic for Children provides compassionate, family-focused care to families in our community. We can help you explore what your children or family needs to connect, grow and thrive.

WCS is a network participant for Anthem, United Healthcare, Connecticare and Husky health insurance.
We also have the ability to bill for many insurances out of network – please ask us to research
your family’s policy.

About Children's Therapy

We address behavioral, emotional and mental health issues in children.

The Waterford Country School Outpatient Clinic for Children is dedicated to providing personalized services to you and your family. We are a group of skilled, caring professionals who approach every child and family with respect, compassion and a willingness to listen. Our experienced therapists carry small caseloads so that you and your child get the attention and thoughtful approach that you deserve.

Who does the clinic serve?

Children ages 3-18 (and their families) who have Husky, Anthem, United Healthcare or Connecticare insurance.

What types of issues are addressed?

Common behavioral, emotional and mental health issues of childhood. These include all common psychiatric diagnoses and disorders of childhood such as ADHD, depression, anxiety, etc, as well as anger management difficulties, problems with attachment and familial challenges; issues with behaviors; trauma (both specific incidents as well as long term traumatic experiences); and problems with social skills and self esteem.

How do I make an appointment for my child?

Contact us at 860-886-7500. After referral information is taken, the child will be matched to an appropriate and available therapist as soon as possible. If we are unable to accommodate your child’s particular needs we will refer you to an appropriate provider in the area.

Contact Us

To make a referral for services, simply call the number below! Ask for the Outpatient Clinic, Monday-Friday during normal business hours:


Please be prepared to provide your child’s insurance and social security numbers as well as the names of any current medications and diagnoses that your child may have and reason for referral.

Clinic Hours

Mondays 8:30am – 7:30pm

Tuesdays 8:30am – 7:30pm

Wednesdays 8:30am – 7:30pm

Thursdays 8:30am – 7:30pm

Fridays 8:30am – 7:30pm


Our Outpatient Clinic for Children is located at 2 Clinic Drive, Norwich, CT, close to Backus Hospital.

Call us at 860-886-7500 for more information.