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Developmental Evaluation Clinic (DEC)

Developmental Evaluation Clinic (DEC)

858-966-5817 858-966-7803

Mailing Address

3020 Children's Way, MC 5023, San Diego, CA 92123

NEW! We are currently providing video (telemedicine) visits for existing and new patients. Learn more.


Rady Children’s Developmental Evaluation Clinic (DEC) offers developmental evaluation and referral services for infants, preschoolers and school-age children.

The goals of our evaluations are to:

  • Identify developmental, learning and social delays.
  • Determine the significance of delays and behavior problems.
  • Determine the need for further assessment/intervention.
  • Recommend participation in educational or therapeutic programs.
  • Link children and families to needed services.
  • Provide comprehensive reports to parents and providers.

Our healthcare professionals are psychologists and neuropsychologists. A psychologist has a doctoral in psychology (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) and a California state license. A neuropsychologist has a Ph.D. in psychology, a California state license and specialized training and experience in neuropsychological assessment.

If you would like to make an appointment for our developmental evaluation services, please call 858-966-5817.

Please click on the links on the left to learn more.

Forms for Your Child's Appointment

Please fill out this questionnaire and bring it with you to your child’s appointment.

Developmental Evaluation  English | Spanish

Developmental Re-Evaluation 

These cannot be downloaded from a mobile device.