We understand that your child may have developmental needs that require supports at home, in school, and in the community. The Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics (DDBP) helps address questions and concerns you may have about your child's development and behavior. 

Our staff includes developmental-behavioral pediatricians with expertise in developmental and behavioral pediatrics, advance practice nurses, nurses, psychologists, speech-language pathologists, occupational and physical therapists, social workers, special educators, child life specialists, and nutritionists. We work with you to develop a comprehensive treatment plan for your child. 

We strive to provide your family with support. Please ask about opportunities for parent networking and education programs, sibling support groups, and informational resources in the Rubinstein Library.

Multidisciplinary Care and Family-Centered Treatment

Our team of highly qualified specialists works with you and your family to determine how to best meet your child’s needs. By evaluating your child’s unique strengths and challenges, we create a family-centered care plan to meet your child’s greatest potential. 

Our social workers provide practical guidance and information about resources which can help you and your child. Our programs and providers have the goal of building a successful transition to adulthood for your child.  

Our commitment to innovative partnerships and collaborative programs ensures that your child has access to the most advanced and up-to-date resources. 

Learn more about the conditions we treat and how our programs and services improve outcomes for children with developmental and behavioral conditions.

Patient and Family Resources

We help you and your family through our parent networking, education programs and sibling groups. You can find a variety of health information, books, videos and adapted toys at the Rubinstein Library. Learn about our patient and family resources that will help you connect to a variety of community activities and supports.