Behavioral Health Services in Louisiana

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Data for pediatricians, family medicine physicians, and psychiatrists were retrieved from the American Medical Association Masterfileexternal icon. Data for psychologists and licensed social workers were retrieved from Hugo Dunhillexternal icon.

Behavioral health service providers by county – Map Data

Tabular Data

The table shows number of providers per 10,000 children aged 0-17 years, as of 2015. Please note that in counties with fewer than 10,000 children, the number of providers may be overestimated.
County Pediatricians Psychiatrists Family Medicine Physicians Licensed Social Workers Psychologists
Acadia 2.4 1.2 9.6 7.2 2.4
Allen 1.7 0.0 6.9 5.2 1.7
Ascension 3.4 1.9 7.1 9.9 0.9
Assumption 0.0 0.0 7.6 0.0 1.9
Avoyelles 0.0 0.0 7.1 3.1 0.0
Beauregard 1.1 0.0 13.3 5.5 0.0
Bienville 0.0 0.0 3.1 3.1 0.0
Bossier 3.8 1.6 10.1 6.0 1.9
Caddo 13.7 7.7 16.8 19.9 8.3
Calcasieu 4.3 2.6 15.7 8.7 1.6
Caldwell 4.5 0.0 13.4 17.9 0.0
Cameron 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Catahoula 0.0 0.0 8.8 0.0 0.0
Claiborne 3.3 0.0 9.9 3.3 0.0
Concordia 2.0 0.0 9.9 6.0 0.0
De Soto 1.5 1.5 1.5 3.0 0.0
East Baton Rouge 11.2 4.2 12.8 40.2 9.8
East Carroll 0.0 0.0 5.4 0.0 0.0
East Feliciana 0.0 10.3 5.2 119.0 0.0
Evangeline 3.4 0.0 6.7 6.7 0.0
Franklin 0.0 0.0 9.6 11.5 1.9
Grant 0.0 0.0 6.2 2.1 0.0
Iberia 6.1 0.5 12.3 7.7 0.5
Iberville 4.1 0.0 5.5 6.9 1.4
Jackson 0.0 0.0 2.8 2.8 0.0
Jefferson 12.9 5.8 11.2 31.8 7.3
Jefferson Davis 1.2 0.0 9.8 12.3 1.2
Lafayette 9.6 3.6 16.2 25.9 7.6
Lafourche 3.9 1.3 10.8 8.2 3.0
La Salle 2.9 0.0 2.9 5.9 0.0
Lincoln 8.3 1.0 13.5 16.6 5.2
Livingston 1.7 0.6 5.0 2.0 0.8
Madison 3.4 0.0 6.9 6.9 0.0
Morehouse 0.0 0.0 12.3 6.1 1.5
Natchitoches 4.3 1.1 13.0 11.9 4.3
Orleans 15.3 13.4 8.8 51.2 17.2
Ouachita 6.3 2.3 19.5 11.0 4.0
Plaquemines 0.0 0.0 3.2 8.0 0.0
Pointe Coupee 0.0 0.0 13.6 7.8 0.0
Rapides 6.3 4.5 16.2 38.7 10.8
Red River 0.0 0.0 9.4 0.0 0.0
Richland 0.0 0.0 21.1 15.3 1.9
Sabine 0.0 0.0 6.8 5.1 0.0
Saint Bernard 0.8 0.0 3.4 72.1 2.5
Saint Charles 3.7 0.7 3.7 12.7 3.0
Saint Helena 0.0 0.0 12.6 21.0 0.0
Saint James 1.9 0.0 3.9 0.0 0.0
St John The Baptist 2.7 0.9 4.5 13.6 0.0
Saint Landry 6.6 2.2 11.9 4.9 0.4
Saint Martin 0.0 0.0 6.8 3.8 0.0
Saint Mary 4.6 0.8 9.2 5.3 0.8
Saint Tammany 9.8 5.3 9.0 24.1 6.6
Tangipahoa 2.5 1.3 6.7 24.1 4.1
Tensas 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.3 0.0
Terrebonne 5.2 0.7 5.2 15.5 3.1
Union 0.0 0.0 3.9 0.0 0.0
Vermilion 3.2 0.0 5.1 2.5 0.0
Vernon 4.3 0.7 7.9 17.3 4.3
Washington 1.8 0.0 13.4 15.2 0.0
Webster 5.3 0.0 20.3 7.5 0.0
West Baton Rouge 0.0 0.0 5.0 1.7 0.0
West Carroll 3.6 0.0 14.3 3.6 0.0
West Feliciana 7.9 0.0 23.6 19.6 0.0
Winn 6.2 0.0 12.5 3.1 0.0

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