Dr. Kruti Acharya
Board Certified Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrician
Transition Planning Consultation
Start transition planning now!
A smooth transition for children with developmental disabilities requires advance planning and preparation. When children are early teenagers, it is important to start talking and planning about transition to adult-centered services.
There are many aspects to transition including:
- school transition
- health care
- The transition planning process should begin between 12-14 years old.
- You would see Dr. Acharya once or twice a year.
- You would continue to see your primary care provider for health care needs including prescriptions.