Good health involves more than physical wellbeing. Appropriate
behavioral, psychological or learning development skills are also
vitally important, especially for children and adolescents.
The Center for Human Development (CHD) at Beaumont Children's is
committed to using a multidisciplinary, evidence-based approach to
diagnose and treat children and adolescents who experience
developmental, behavioral, and learning challenges. The broader mission
of CHD encompasses community outreach, research, and professional
The Center for Human Development evaluates and treats children who
are showing evidence of, or who are at risk for the following development disorders:
- autism spectrum disorders
- attention deficit disorders
- developmental delays
- other learning disabilities
- social dysfunction
Parents, teachers, school administrators, doctors and others can refer children with behavioral or development disorders. Each patient is evaluated by a team of experts that may include specialists in developmental-behavioral pediatrics, psychology, and speech pathology. Detailed reports of evaluations are shared with families and provide a blueprint for intervention
Please note that not all services are provided in the Center for Human Development’s Grosse Pointe location.
Autism Spectrum Disorders
Did you know that Beaumont Children's offers a number of clinical programs for children on the spectrum of autism spectrum disorders? Our approach ensures that appropriate assessment, diagnosis and treatment is available for families and children experiencing the challenging effects of autism.
Meet the CHD Team
The following caregivers participate in Beaumont's Center for Human Development: