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Child Development Specialists Athens AL

Child development specialists are experts in children’s mental and physical development. They provide developmental assessments and child evaluations. They diagnose abnormal growth and development. Read on to learn more and to gain access to child development specialists in Athens, AL who provide expertise in developmental psychology.

Karis Dampier Merrill, MD
(256) 306-4257
PO Box 2240magnolia Family Psychiatry
Decatur, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Marshall Univ Sch Of Med, Huntington Wv 25755
Graduation Year: 1991

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M Meriwether Brown, MD
(256) 350-1935
1315 13th Ave SE
Decatur, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Farmington Ct 06032
Graduation Year: 1999

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Manjula S Swamy, MD
(256) 351-7507
1615 Kathy Ln SW
Decatur, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mysore Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Mysore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1972

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Janice K Sandy, MD
3100 Independence Dr
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Southwestern Med Ctr At Dallas, Med Sch, Dallas Tx 75235
Graduation Year: 1983

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Daniel Gregory Mejer, MD
(334) 502-5412
1909 N Ashe Ct
Auburn, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1990

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Albert Lester Sprinkle, MD
(423) 392-6296
Harvest, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1986

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Deanna Louise Armstrong, MD
(256) 355-4461
801 Church St NE
Decatur, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tx Tech Univ Hlth Sci Ctr Sch Of Med, Lubbock Tx 79430
Graduation Year: 1984

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Denise Perone Carabella, MD
(513) 231-3228
4218 US Highway 31 S
Decatur, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1978

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Joseph Patrick Lucas, MD
(205) 444-0420
109 Crestwood Dr
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1990

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Jonathan Mark Westfall, MD
(205) 912-2000
Psychotherapy and Wellness Center 631 Beacon Pkwy
Birmingham, AL
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1990

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Delay Potty Training Tips and Articles, Toddler Toilet Training Advice

Nine reasons to delay toilet training

By GreatDad Writers

The Potty Trainer

Child development specialists often recommend parents to not attempt potty training when there are disruptive factors in the child�s life. Situations like divorce, new siblings, strange environments, and family death are examples they provide that are not conducive to a �healthy environment to potty train.� Children that are distracted or disturbed by surrounding events are less likely to be focused on the potty training process. They can even be unwilling or distracted by the events in their life and be unaware of what you are trying to teach them. Attempting to potty train a child that is confused or not able to focus on the task at hand can be confusing and frustrating for all involved. Like other �rules� of potty training, you as a parent are able to decide when and how to potty train your child. As long as you realize that children can have fragile and delicate personalities that are easily influenced by their surroundings, proceed as you see fit. Just be careful to not push potty training when potty training may not be important.

Potty Monkey

Some of the more commonly described situations when you should consider delaying potty training include:

  • Arrival of a new sibling

  • Recent family death

  • New home

  • New school/ daycare

  • New babysitter

  • Recent significant illness

  • Defiant or resistant phase

  • Parent relationship problems (divorce)

  • ...

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