The mission of the LSU Health Shreveport Children's Center is to maximize the potential of children, infancy through 15 years of age, throughout the Ark-La-Tex by providing diagnostic assessment and treatment, supporting and educating families and service providers, and offering technical assistance and outreach to community agencies.
The Children's Center provides interdisciplinary evaluations so that your child has the advantage of being assessed by professionals from the fields of pediatric medicine, psychology, occupational therapy, speech-language therapy, audiology, marriage and family therapy, and education.
Some examples of conditions that are frequently referred to the Children’s Center include:
- Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder-ADHD
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Specific Learning Disorder
- Global Developmental Delay
- Intellectual Disability
- Speech and Language Disorders
- Social/Emotional Disorder
- Sensory and Motor Disorders