Developmental NeuroPediatric Program
The Developmental NeuroPediatric Program at Mass General for Children was created to evaluate children between 18 months and 6 years of age suspected of having developmental delays.
The Developmental NeuroPediatrics (DNP) Program at Massachusetts General Hospital for Children provides efficient and comprehensive assessments of children between 18 months and 6 years of age suspected of having developmental delays.
The DNP Program is comprised of a pediatric neurologist, pediatric neuropsychologist, speech and language pathologist, occupational therapist, and physical therapist. This multidisciplinary approach is particularly suitable for assessment of conditions such as global developmental delay, autism spectrum disorder, and complex neurodevelopmental conditions, including genetic disorders and developmental delays associated with underlying medical diagnosis.
Children receiving a comprehensive evaluation from the DNP Program will benefit from:
Additionally, the DNP Program team works closely with pediatricians to guide treatment planning and during this very critical period of early development.
Our team includes neurologists, physical therapists, speech-language pathologists, and more.