Provides specialist expertise in the assessment and management of children with complex neuro developmental disorders up to the age of 18 years with developmental concerns. The assessment focuses on the entire child and their strengths and weaknesses to provide a developmental profile as well as a full medical examination, the following may be assessed:
Cognition and learning potential
Social and communication skills
Speech and language development
We see children and young people with complex neurodevelopmental presentations, including those where a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder is being considered. We also see children where there are concerns about language disorders, behavioural and motor coordination problems and specific learning difficulties.
The clinic team comprises a
Speech and Language Therapist
Occupational Therapist / Physiotherapist
The specialist attending to the child will depend on the symptoms and assessment.
Examination and assessment is performed to enable understanding of your child as a whole in context of their home and school environment.
Identifying the child’s strengths and weaknesses.
Regular review of learning and behavior to monitor progress.
Psychometric testing- IQ tests.
Psychological therapy services.
Wednesday 03.00 pm – 05.00pm