Psychologists & Parent ADHD Coaching
At SDCST, we have Psychologists, Life Coaches, and Certified Parent-to-Parent Instructors specializing in evaluating, treating, and guiding children and adults with a variety of disabilities. Our psychologists provide developmental & educational assessments, consultation, and therapeutic programs for children experiencing psychological and/or developmental disabilities including autism, learning disabilities, ADHD, social challenges, emotional difficulties, educational and behavior problems. Often times, psychologists counsel the entire family as well. Depending on the patient’s age, psychologists use art therapy, music, and play to communicate and learn more about the child’s emotional state and developmental abilities. Our Board Certified Parent Coach and Parent Educator provides parent coaching and education including behavioral strategies to give parents the tools to help their children with ADHD. She also provides college, high school, and adult coaching as well as school advocacy for those affected by ADHD and their families. Our psychologists and parent coaches offer parent support groups throughout the year (see programs page).
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Developmental-Behavioral Pediatricians are trained in the evaluation, treatment and treatment of children, adolescents and young adults with developmental, learning and/or behavioral challenges. Our Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician offers evaluation, medication management and coordination of care for a variety of conditions including: ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Learning Disabilities, Mood Disorders including Depression and Anxiety, Developmental Delay, School Problems, Aggression and Oppositional Behaviors, and certain Genetic Disorders.