Preschool and School-age Child Development Clinics
Our pediatric psychologists offer a wide range of child development services including:
Heather Agazzi, PhD, MS, ABPP Developmental disabilities (including autism spectrum disorder), disruptive behavior disorders, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy and learning disabilities in children ages birth to 18 years.
Jillian Childres, PhD Developmental disabilities (including autism spectrum disorder), disruptive behavior disorders, parent training, and learning disabilities in children ages birth to 12 years.
Shadae Najmabadi, PsyD Anxiety and mood disorders, disruptive behavior disorders, peer relation problems, academic issues, and autism spectrum disorder. Dr. Najmabadi specializes in therapy for youth in the LGBTQ community.
Referrals - Behaviors Assessed and Treated:
Preschool Clinic (1.5 to 5 years)
School-Age Clinic (6 to 12 years)
Our pediatric physicians specialize in developmental conditions including developmental delay, learning differences, autism spectrum disorders, intellectual disability, and other neurodevelopmental problems, including the impact of genetic disorders on development. Our patients may have developmental disabilities associated with prematurity, genetic, neurological and cogenital conditions, as well as, unknown causes.
Our physicians work with families, school systems, the Early Steps program, and local therapy providers to coordinate patient care.
Mary H. Pavan, MD, FAAP Neurodevelopmental disabilities among children ages birth to 4 years-old.
Beatriz Gonzalez-Abella, MD Pediatric Neurology for children 2-12 years-old. (Speaks both English and Spanish)
Drs. Childres and Najmabadi meet patients at the CMS location
USF Pediatrics at Children's Medical Services - John S. Curran, MD, Children's Health Center
13101 N. Bruce B. Down's Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33612
Make an appointment: (813) 974-8900
Drs. Pavan and Gonzalez-Abella meet patients at the Rothman Center for Pediatric Neuropsychiatry
Rothman Center for Pediatric Neuropsychiatry
800 6th Street S. Suite 460
St. Petersburg, FL 33701
Make an appointment: (727) 767-8230
Dr. Agazzi meets patients at the Silver Child Development Center
Silver Child Development Center
3515 E. Fletcher Avenue
Tampa, FL 33612
Make an appointment: (813) 974-3651
Dr. Najmabadi meets patients at TGH Brandon Healthplex
TGH Brandon Healthplex
10740 Palm River Road
Tampa, FL 33619
(Located next to Top Golf)
Make an appointment: (813) 974-2201