Harold  Woodcome III

Harold Woodcome III

Psychiatrist, MD

Not accepting new clients in Providence practice (updated November 15, 2019)

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Eating disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Trauma
  • ADD / ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder)
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Personality disorders
  • Self-harm
  • Severe insomnia
  • Substance abuse

Professional statement

Dr. Harold Woodcome III is a psychiatrist at the Rhode Island Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Program, where he works with young adults and college students. He provides medication management and uses supportive therapy in his practice.

Dr. Woodcome has expertise in working with clients dealing with anxiety, eating disorders, mood disorders, psychotic disorders, and trauma-related disorders. He also has experience with ADHD, bipolar disorder, OCD, self harm, severe insomnia, and substance abuse.

Dr. Woodcome received his MD from Columbia University in 2012 and completed his psychiatry residency at Butler Hospital.

Message to clients

If you have been seen by a provider at Young Adult Behavioral Health Program in the past, please call 401-793-8808 (extension 4) to schedule an appointment directly.


Anxiety - OCD, panic attacks, phobias

Eating disorders - Anorexia, bulimia, binge eating, body dysmorphic disorder

Mood disorders - Including depression and bipolar disorder

Psychotic disorders - Managing abnormal thinking and perceptions, including hallucinations and delusions

Trauma - Including PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder)

ADD / ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) - Managing ADHD and its effects on decision making, studies, relationships, and work; helping with organizational challenges

Bipolar disorder - Using coping and preventive strategies to stabilize swings between elevated mood or irritability and depressive episodes

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) - Using exposure and response prevention to help clients confront OCD, e.g. concern with and/or fear of germs and becoming 'contaminated'

Personality disorders - Addressing enduring maladaptive patterns of behavior, cognition, and inner experience

Self-harm - Injuring of body tissue without suicidal intentions, including but not limited to cutting, burning, scratching, and hitting

Severe insomnia - Including mild to serious troubles sleeping, and a holistic assessment of the patient's sleep schedule and diet

Substance abuse - Prevent and reduce challenges related to tobacco, marijuana, and/or alcohol, such as anxiety, depression, and challenges in relationships

General expertise

Out-of-pocket fees

Therapist's note

Please note the following:

  • If you have been seen by a provider at Young Adult Behavioral Health Program in the past, please call 401-793-8808 (extension 4) to schedule an appointment directly.
  • The Young Adult Behavioral Health Program only sees college students who are 18 - 26 years old and graduate students over this age range.
  • Cigna is only accepted if your plan offers out-of-network benefits; please call Cigna to confirm your benefits.
  • Medicaid typically does not cover out-of-state services other than emergency services. While Rhode Island Medicaid covers our services, for those with Medicaid from other states, please contact us so we can check your coverage.
  • Sessions are 60mins for an initial psychiatric evaluation and 30mins for follow-up appointments.


Providence practice

167 Point Street

Suite 161

Providence, RI 02903

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Work and Education

Rhode Island Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Program, Psychiatrist, 2016 - Present

Brown University, Butler Hospital General Psychiatry Residency, 2012 - 2016

Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, MD, 2012

Brown University, BA, 1998


  • English

Client testimonials

Rhode Island College Graduate Student

Dr. Woodcome III is a compassionate and sympathetic psychiatrist who really understands the difficulties young adults face. Unlike many other psychiatrists who only offer med-management, he utilizes supportive therapy as well. He listens to your feedback and makes sure to collaborate with you in your treatment plan.

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