About Us

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The Center for Child Health and Development (CCHD) supports families and providers at the local, state and national levels by:

  • Providing interdisciplinary diagnostic services for children with development concerns
  • Integrating developmental health needs with mental health issues
  • Providing behavioral support services for the child and their family
  • Providing outreach to rural areas through telehealth sites and on-site clinic across the state of Kansas
  • Training graduate, pre-doctoral and post-doctoral students
  • Researching the causes and treatment in developmental disorders including autism and Fragile X
  • Working with community partners to increase capacity in the diagnosis and treatment of autism

Welcome from Matt Reese, Ph.D., CCHD Director (video below)

Last modified: Aug 17, 2012
Our Mission

Advancing the health, development, and well-being of children at risk or who have developmental disabilities and supporting their families through exemplary clinical service; interdisciplinary leadership training; outreach training and technical assistance; and collaborative academic research.

Faculty and Staff

Your child's health and wellness is our top priority. Learn about the caring individuals who are part of our faculty and staff.

• Contact us: 
913-588-5900

• Find the CCHD: Map

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