Every Baby is Different
Makenna, Kendall, and Analia were all born
within 18 days of each other. You can see
that already they're very different.
Your infant is unique. And will
rarely do the same thing at exactly the same
age as any other baby. Even within your own
family. So how do you decide to seek professional
advice about your babys growth and development?
We've developed resources to
help all families obtain the information they
need for the development of their children.
Pediatric Services offers bilingual services
English and Español.
How to use this site
We have accumulated an enormous amount of information
-- some that's of particular interest to parents, some
that is of particular interest to pediatric-care professionals.
In addition, we have information about organizations
that can assist both parents and healthcare professionals.
There is also a section that will be of interest to
you if you are thinking about consulting with Pediatric
BEST PALS is an acronym for Behavior Education Screening Therapy, Parenting And Living Skills. This is a service that we at Pediatric Services provide for children 0-5.11 years with mild developmental concerns, behavior problems, and parenting guidance.
YOUR SENSATIONAL KIDS is where we combine play with learning guided by pediatric occupational therapy. The cornerstone of this specialized intervention in the North San Francisco Bay Area is working with a pediatric occupational therapist to foster a life-long interest in learning and to support parents and families in helping their children succeed.
Refer to this section if you're a parent looking for
answers. Here you'll find "Parents' Corner",
information about the "Typical Developing Child",
and an opportunity to ask a question.
This is the section you need if you're looking for
information that will help you develop your professional
We are looking for professionals! See positions
Both parents and professionals will find these lists
of recommended reading resources and organizations
If you're thinking about consulting with Pediatric
Services, here is additional information you will find
helpful before you call.
We capture no information about your visit to this
website. For full details, read this information
about Pediatric Services' philosophy on the important
topic of privacy.
Pediatric Services gratefully thanks families that
have allowed us to use their photographs on this
site. This is our statement about confidentiality
at Pediatric Services and its importance in Early
- Not all services are available at all locations.
Important Note: All information
on the Pediatric Services website is for educational
purposes only. For specific medical advice,
diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
State of California Department of Developmental Services Appeals, Complaints & Comments made available for answering questions from persons served and appeal procedure questions (Welfare and Institutes code 4704.6):