Diagnosis Demystified: Busting Parental Myths of Developmental Testing

By Dr. Roddia J. Hill, PsyD., Clinical Psychologist Resident Developmental disorders are impairments in a child’s physical, cognitive, communication, or behavioral development that impact everyday functioning. Developmental disorders can affect physical abilities, such as speech, and mental abilities, such as learning. While mental health care services are becoming increasingly integrated into societal conversations about health […]

Diagnosis Demystified: Busting Parental Myths of Developmental Testing Read More »

Navigating the Maze: The Teenage Trend of Self-Diagnosing Through Social Media

In the digital era, adolescents frequently turn to the internet, particularly social media, to gather information on health conditions, including mental disorders. The Pew Research Center reports that 9 out of 10 teenagers go online daily, with 45% being online ‘almost constantly.’ This constant exposure makes it easier for teens to encounter articles, forums, and

Navigating the Maze: The Teenage Trend of Self-Diagnosing Through Social Media Read More »

Parent Training & Guidance: Supporting Children with Developmental, Social, and Behavioral Concerns

Parenting is a journey filled with love, joy, and, at times, challenges. For many parents, the path may not always be smooth, especially when raising a child with developmental, social, or behavioral concerns. When these concerns become daunting, seeking guidance can make a world of difference. Common Reasons for Seeking Parent Training from a Professional

Parent Training & Guidance: Supporting Children with Developmental, Social, and Behavioral Concerns Read More »