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Child Development Specialists Takoma Park MD

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 Takoma Park, MD who provide expertise in developmental psychology.

Nancy Burgess Black, MD
(202) 782-5969
6827 4th St NW Apt 121
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1991

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Monique Ernst, MD
Silver Spring, MD
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: U De Pierre Et Marie Curie (Paris Vi), Uer Broussais-Hotel-Dieu, Paris
Graduation Year: 1979

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Willie T M Hamlin, MD
(301) 588-3597
8750 Georgia Ave Apt 118
Silver Spring, MD
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1976

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Sidney Shankman, MD
(301) 563-6254
8611 2nd Ave # 301
Silver Spring, MD
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1958

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Atlener Trower, MD
Silver Spring, MD
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Howard Univ Coll Of Med, Washington Dc 20059
Graduation Year: 1984

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Lourdes A Villacis, DO
(856) 482-9000
907 Malta Ln
Silver Spring, MD
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med, Philadelphia Pa 19131
Graduation Year: 1997

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Joseph C Swider, DO
(202) 722-6939
1226 Crittenden St NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nova Se Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, Ft Lauderdale Fl 33328
Graduation Year: 1996

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Todd Robert Christiansen, MD
(410) 328-6822
8130 Hartford Ave
Silver Spring, MD
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 2000

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Philip Scott Smith, MD
(703) 207-7818
4633 Blagden Ter NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Al Sch Of Med, Birmingham Al 35294
Graduation Year: 1997

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Frances L Cress Welsing, MD
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Howard Univ Coll Of Med, Washington Dc 20059
Graduation Year: 1962

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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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