Our specialized physicians work with children and adolescents struggling with a number of behavioral and developmental conditions, including:

  • Attention-deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and related conditions
  • Developmental and behavioral problems in chronic illnesses and disabling conditions such as genetic disorders, epilepsy, and cerebral palsy
  • Delayed development in speech, language, motor skills or other milestones
  • Developmental disabilities including cerebral palsy, spina bifida, intellectual disability, and autism spectrum disorders
  • Mental health concerns when in conjunction with developmental or school concerns
  • School concerns
  • Oppositional-defiant disorder

Abigail M. Kissel, MD

Academic Pediatrics
Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

St. Louis Children’s Hospital