What Makes Dr. Deb’s Center for Child & Family Development Unique

Advanced level of trained experts in their respective fields

Services are customized to needs of our client and their family

Use of research-based, evidence based practices

TEAM approach for continuity of care

We treat the “Whole Child” –all family & their community included

No two families or children are alike

Customized care plans to best help our families reach their full potential


Conveniently located in Leawood, our intentionally-designed facility spans over 9,000 square feet. We now have a  “Fun Factory Gym” and offer birthday parties.

Our state-of-the art environment is a one-of-a-kind family friendly environment where the therapeutic experience begins as you are welcomed into our secure facility the moment you arrive.

open gym

Our Specialists

  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Augmentative Communication
  • Behavioral Specialist
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Counselors
  • Developmental & Child Psychology
  • Feeding & Eating Specialists
  • Genetic Testing & Counseling
  • Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Work
  • Music Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Special Education
  • Specialized Instruction
  • Speech Therapy

A Cohesive Center for Families

General Child and Family Wellness, including development enrichment, parenting education, family, and community enrichment.

Customized Evaluation & Diagnostic Services for children, youth, and families designed to identify specific barriers and strengths that contribute to individual potential.

Customized Intervention for Children and Youth with learning, behavioral, and developmental needs due to biological, neurological, environmental or unknown causes.

Methods of Evaluation and Intervention are grounded in the application of current evidence-based research from a wide variety of scientific and educational theories and research applied to best fit each child and family’s needs.

Commitment to Serving the “Whole Child” by collaborating with all family and community members, and professionals who also provide service to each child and family.

Providing Specialized Technical Assistance, Training and Advocacy for individuals, groups, and community members across educational, community, public and private settings.

Participation in Consuming, Producing and Translating “gold standard,” cutting-edge research for the benefit of individuals, families, and communities.

Providing Leadership in service, research, training and technical assistance to professional and community audiences.

Support Culturally Diverse Community Members through specially designed educational, training, and innovative special events.

Cultivate Connections with a wide audience of diverse health, business, educational, industry and arts partnerships with local, regional and national organizations to further attain the Center’s Mission: to promote, connect and disseminate health, wellness, accessibility, sustainability and support for each person’s full potential over their lifespan.

Provide High-Quality Community Health Promotion, developmental screening, evaluation, intervention, and diagnostic services to the midwest region.

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