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Development & Behavior

Supporting Your Child’s Development and Wellness.

When a child needs a helping hand to deal with developmental and behavioral issues, Florida Hospital for Children answers the call with our interdisciplinary Childhood Development Program.

We work closely with you and our child, assessing your child’s behavioral and development issues so that we can develop a comprehensive, integrated plan of treatment that utilizes the latest, most proven medical, developmental, educational and/or psychological interventions to help your child blossom in every way possible – physically, emotionally and spiritually.

Just a few of the conditions treated by the childhood development experts at Florida Hospital for Children include:

  • Anxiety disorders
  • Assessment of premature babies
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism/Asperger's disorder/pervasive developmental disorder
  • Behavioral problems
  • Common behavior problems among children and adolescents
  • Depression and mild mood disorders
  • Developmental delays
  • Learning difficulties
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Selective mutism

Developmental and behavioral issues can have many root causes. Because we use an interdisciplinary approach in treating your child, we can bring unparalleled experience to the table. Our team of healthcare professionals is one of the best in the country. Many of our doctors are internationally renowned for their expertise in treating leading childhood health problems. Combined with our patient-centric philosophy and our compassionate, nurturing style of healthcare, you can rest assured that your child is in exceptionally good hands.

The skill to heal. The spirit to care.