Developmental Neuropsychiatry | Overview
DNP provides diagnostic evaluation, treatment, and consultation for the often-complex mental health needs of children and adolescents whose development is impacted by:
- disorders that cause hallucinations and psychosis, such as schizophrenia
- developmental disorders, such as autism spectrum disorders
- psychiatric complications of conditions such as genetic disorders and epilepsy
- commonly comorbid psychological symptoms like anxiety and depression
Psychoeducation for family members regarding symptoms and illness, skill building, and healthy life balance is also available through providers within the DNP.