Neurodevelopmental Disorders : Neurodevelopmental disorders are a group of Disorders which affect the development of the nervous system, leading to abnormal brain function which may affect emotion, learning ability, self-control and memory. They can be limited in nature, for instance to learning, or the deficits can be global and affect intelligence or social skills overall.
The category of neurodevelopmental disorders includes: attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorder (ASD), communication disorders, intellectual developmental disorder, motor disorders, and specific learning disorders. It’s not unusual for these disorders to co-exist.
Services available at Aditya Birla Memorial Hospital
Medical management is offered with use of medications depending upon the clinical condition of patient. Paediatric neurologists conduct neurological assessment of the patient to reach a specific diagnosis of neurodevelopmental disorders. They work in collaboration with psychologists ensuring comprehensive care to the patient.
Neuropsychological rehabilitation and behavior therapy is offered to patients.