Our Leadership Team

Medical Directors
Jennifer Liu, MD
, Medical Director, Child, Adolescent and Family Services

Clinical Coordinators
Joan Bell, LCSW,
is the Clinical Coordinator of the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic. She received her MS in social work from Columbia University, and she has focused her career on services to children and families within urban community mental health settings in New Orleans and in New York City.  As a clinician, supervisor, administrator, and program developer, Ms. Bell has worked to enhance delivery of mental health services to vulnerable populations. Ms. Bell has supervised social work interns in various capacities since 1994. She has served as an adjunct professor at Tulane University School of Social Work and is currently an adjunct lecturer at the Columbia University School of Social Work.

Mona Dreier, PhD, is the Clinical Coordinator of the Therapeutic Nursery and is a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) with a PhD from New York University School of Social Work. She has more than 25 years experience in providing mental health services to children and their families. Her work in the therapeutic nursery focuses on facilitating the parent child relationship with children who present with significant behavior problems and/or developmental delays. She has published in regard to leading parent groups and has made many presentations to community groups and at professional conferences.

Contact Us

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Outpatient Clinic
Tel: 212-241-7175

1240 Park Avenue (bet. 96th and 97th Streets)
New York, NY 10029


Therapeutic Nursery Programs
1240 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10029

Integrated After Care Program
1160 Fifth Avenue (between 97th and 98th Streets)
New York, NY 10029

Child and Family Clinic Plus Program
Schools and Preventive Services Agencies throughout East Harlem and the South Bronx