Mercy Family Center began in 1992 as an outpatient behavioral health clinic with three locations in the greater New Orleans area. Mercy Family Center is a primary referral site for the identification and treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorders like pervasive developmental disorder (PDD) and other childhood disorders.
We help families with services like:
We’re here to help. To schedule an appointment or for prescription refills, call Mercy Family Center at 504-838-8283.
If you have an emergency situation, or if you feel you are a danger to yourself or others, please call 911 or the COPEline (504) 269-2673 for immediate assistance.
Note: All applicants must fill out the initial intake form before acceptance to Mercy Family Center for service.
Mercy Family Center is primarily a child and adolescent behavioral health practice. We reserve the right to screen clients for their appropriateness to our practice.
Regarding assessments for school-age children
The identification of conditions that prevent children from achieving in school has been an integral part of Mercy Family Center’s service to the New Orleans community for the past 19 years and have an ongoing commitment to provide this service. However, we are currently backlogged with requests for psychological or educational assessments. A list of local licensed psychologists who may also provide psychological and educational assessments can be found by clicking here.