Services we Provide

The faculty of the Pediatric Psychology Program have expertise in child development, child psychology, pediatric psychology, and behavioral/psychological difficulties of childhood as well as family-based psychosocial and behavioral interventions for youth. Treatment may includeindividual therapy, family therapy, behavioral parent-oriented services, consultation, or some combination of these services.

Service Providers

Pediatric psychologists within the Pediatric Psychology Program have experiencein the care of youth with chronic health conditions, medical complexity, special health care needs, and have various specialized areas of expertise that includes:

  • Adherence to Chronic Illness Treatment
    (e.g., diabetes, CF, cancer, IBD, etc.)

  • Adjustment to Illness (e.g., diabetes, CF, cancer, IBD, etc.)

  • Anxiety

  • Attention & Learning Difficulties

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders

  • Behavior Problems

  • Craniofacial Disorders

  • Depression

  • Feeding Difficulties

  • Habit and Tic Disorders

  • Neonatal Follow Up

  • Neuropsychological Evaluation

  • Novel Interventions in Children's Healthcare (NICH)

  • Pain Management

  • Sleep Difficulties

  • Spina Bifida

  • Toileting Problems

  • Trauma (Posttraumatic Stress Disorder)

A particular strength is that faculty appreciate the interplay between psychosocial challenges and medical conditions and/or developmental problems.