While it is normal for children and adolescents to find schoolwork challenging, Bala Cynwyd Developmental and Learning Disorders can create added educational difficulties for youth. These disorders may affect up to five percent of Bala Cynwyd youth at any given time. Nurse Leadership Builders offers diagnosis and treatment by qualified mental health professionals who specialize in child and adolescent mental health. The following are some of the common Bala Cynwyd Development and Learning Disorders treated by our specialists.
Bala Cynwyd Pervasive Developmental Disorders
Pervasive Developmental Disorders are group of disorders that affect verbal, motor and communicative development in children. Bala Cynwyd Autism, Bala Cynwyd Asperger's Disorder, Childhood Disintegrative Disorder, and Rett Syndrome are all categorized as pervasive developmental disorders. Symptoms of Bala Cynwyd PDD may include difficulty in schoolwork, inability to understand social cues, and peculiar speech patterns. Because these disorders have symptoms which can be misunderstood, and because the same symptoms may be present for multiple disorders, it is essential to receive diagnosis and treatment from a professional with expertise in childhood disorders and therapy. Nurse Leadership Builders is a mental health clinic in the Bala Cynwyd area which offers offers qualified and effective therapy to children with Bala Cynwyd PDD in Bala Cynwyd and the surrounding environs.
Bala Cynwyd Autism
Bala Cynwyd Autism is a disorder which becomes apparent in the first few years of a child's life. Symptoms include difficulty with verbal communication, avoidance of eye contact, difficulty interpreting social cues, apparent indifferent to the emotions of others, an aversion to touch, and a strong preference for daily routine. It is important to note that not all autistic children are savants, and not all experience severe symptoms. Nurse Leadership Builders's experienced child therapists have worked with many Nurse Leadership Builders child mental health organizations and can offer a personalized treatment plan for your child. With swift and effective treatment, many autistic children grow to be integrated members of society.
Bala Cynwyd Asperger's Disorder
Bala Cynwyd Asperger's Disorder is a form of high-functioning Bala Cynwyd Autism in which affected children display milder forms of traditional autism symptoms. Avoidance of eye contact, peculiar speech patterns, and stunted motor skills are common symptoms. Conversely, a child who suffers from Bala Cynwyd Asperger's Disorder may have above-average cognitive skills; many who receive treatment are able to participate in basic or advanced scholastic programs. If you suspect your child may have Bala Cynwyd Asperger's Syndrome or any other form of Bala Cynwyd Autism, Nurse Leadership Builders will gladly offer you adequate treatment treatment for your special needs child. With appropriate treatment, many children with this disorder obtain successful careers and adult independence.
Bala Cynwyd Specific Language and Learning Disabilities
Bala Cynwyd Specific Language and Learning Disabilities become noticeable in a primary or secondary school and may continue into adulthood. A child with these disabilities may experience difficulty reading, writing, working with mathmatical formulas, using logic, and observing social cues. Contrary to popular belief, most children with these disabilities do not have low intelligence; in fact, Bala Cynwyd Specific Language and Learning Disabilities are only diagnosed when a child's academic achievement is significantly lower than their academic potential. Some disorders in this category include Dyslexia, Dysgraphia and Dyscalculia. Bala Cynwyd's Nurse Leadership Builders regards each child as an individual, and can assist him or her in overcoming any academic challenges associated with these disorders.
If your child has been diagnosed with a Bala Cynwyd Developmental or Learning Disorder, or if you suspect your child is at risk, contact Nurse Leadership Builders for a free, no-obligation consultation with one of our intake specialists. Nurse Leadership Builders offers a diversity of child therapy and psychiatric specialists who can assist you and your child in overcoming these disorders. The earlier treatment begins the sooner and more easily your child can overcome their disability.