Tag Archive: autism

Our latest addition to the Kids Come First Files blog series tells the story of a thankful mom and dad from Chesterfield, Virginia. Read more about how one call to the Children’s Mental Health Resource Center at Virginia Treatment Center for Children and a connection with a family navigator helped them turn heartbreak into hope.    Dear VTCC executive director, The Children’s Mental Health Resource Center at Virginia Treatment Center for Children... View Article

Jun 7 2018

At the Child Development Clinic at Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU, children walk into the office of Chitra Pidaparti, Ph.D., greeted by an array of games and toys. Dr. Pidaparti observes children as they play, watching for important social, communicational and developmental cues. She looks to see if the child shows her their favorite toy, talks about the games or switches attention to another toy after a period of... View Article

Apr 26 2013