Autism and Developmental Center, Navicent Health

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

The Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics team: Elizabeth Young, MD, April Colley, CPNP, Lisa Moore, RN, and Shaunda Hill, CMA.

We evaluate, diagnose, and treat medical and psychosocial aspects of infants, children, adolescents, and teens, with wide range of developmental and behavioral difficulties, including:

Attention and behavioral disorders including attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and associated conditions including oppositional defiance disorder, mild depression, and anxiety:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Genetic disorders
  • Delayed development in speech, language, motor skills, and cognition
  • Developmental disorders (spina bifida, visual and hearing impairments, etc.)
  • Learning disorders
  • Developmental monitoring for children born prematurely

We provide diagnostics, follow up treatment, medication management, and support of associated conditions. We advocate for patients with developmental and behavioral difficulties by working closely with parents, families, and schools to ensure success in home, school, and community.