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Child Development Specialists Washington DC

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 Washington, DC who provide expertise in developmental psychology.

Laura Tuttle, MD
(703) 207-2803
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1996

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Brent R Anderson, MD
(202) 462-8500
1752 17th St NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio, San Antonio Tx 78284
Graduation Year: 1994

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Taiwo Okusami, MD
1717 K St NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ibadan, Coll Of Med, Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
Graduation Year: 1973

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Donald H McKnew, MD
(202) 296-0305
1800 I St NW Ste 502
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1961

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Donald H Mc Knew, MD
(202) 296-0365
1800 I St NW Ste 502
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1961

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Rex Eugene Taber, MD
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1997

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Donald H Mc Knew Jr, MD
(202) 296-0365
1800 I St NW Ste 502
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1961

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Richard Norman Atkins, MD
(202) 303-3130
1154 15th St NW
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1973

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Donald H McKnew Jr, MD
(202) 296-0365
1800 Eye Street North West South
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1961

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Susan L Warren, MD
(202) 994-0033
2300 Eye St NW GWU Ross Hall 550
Washington, DC
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Brown Univ Program In Med, Providence Ri 02912
Graduation Year: 1986

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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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