Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
The CDU staff conduct individualized assessments to identify a child’s strengths in various areas of functioning as well as possible factors contributing to a child’s difficulty. CDU assessments can help families better manage a child’s developmental/behavioral challenges by making recommendations designed to build upon a child’s strengths, such as appropriate educational settings and goals.
CDU evaluations are conducted in the following areas:
Following an initial evaluation, families are given an assessment summary and may be asked to participate in additional evaluations. The CDU staff encourage all parents, primary caregivers and foster parents to participate in the evaluation process.
Before scheduling an on-site visit, families will be mailed an information packet and may be asked to complete various questionnaires, as well as consent forms that allow the CDU to obtain information from other sources.
Also, families may be asked to forward copies of the following items:
To schedule an appointment or consultation with the Child Development Unit, please call 412-692-5560.
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
With myCHP, you can request appointments, review test results, and more.
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To pay your bill online, please visit UPMC's online bill payment system.
Interested in giving to Children's Hospital? Visit Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh Foundation's website to: