Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Resources
For Parents and Caregivers
Here’s what to expect when you come in for your next appointment at a Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Care Network location.
Find information about applied behavior analysis (ABA) and how it helps children with autism learn.
Atomoxetine is the first non-stimulant medication to be approved by the FDA to treat ADHD. Often, children who take atomoxetine are less active and impulsive. Learn more about how atomoxetine works and its side effects, and find a list of frequently asked questions.
Find information about the use of stimulants for the treatment of ADHD, including how they work and their side effects, and a list of frequently asked questions.
Teaching children with ADHD can be challenging at times. It is important to remember that with additional support, children with ADHD can succeed in the classroom. These strategies have been found to successfully improve behavioral and academic functioning of children with ADHD.
Find information on how to apply for wraparound services for children with emotional or behavioral problems.
Insurance and Finances
Find information on how to apply for supplemental security income (SSI) for children with disability.