Our Services

Children’s Wellness & Developmental Center is committed to improving the Health & Mental Wellness of Children. We are a Multi-Disciplinary center and provide services for children from ages 1-21 years age. We pride ourselves in taking the time to listen to all your needs, in a loving and caring environment, treating the whole person not just a diagnosis.

Our goal is to provide you with a personalized and comprehensive evaluation to help you understand and learn about your child’s needs


We Diagnose, Evaluate and Treat Children with:

Autism Spectrum Disorders (PDD/NOS, Autism, Aspergers), Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD, ADD), Oppositional Defiance Disorder (ODD), Developmental Delays, Sensory processing difficulties, Regulatory disorders including sleep disorders, feeding problems, discipline difficulties, toilet-training issues

Gastrointestinal concerns including chronic constipation, diarrhea, gut dysbiosis, reflux, Nutritional Deficiencies, Food intolerances/sensitivities, Allergies and Eczema

Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Depression, Difficulty with Emotional Self-Regulation, Mood Disorders

Speech and Language disorders


Treatment Approach

We use an Integrative approach by utilizing Traditional and Biomedical Treatments, Complementary and Alternative treatments, Dietary interventions, and Nutritional supplements

Using a variety of testing options such as blood work through Quest and LabCorp or Specialized testing including but not limited to Urine Organic Acid Test (OAT), IgG Food Allergy Testing, Comprehensive Stool Testing, Amino Acid Profile Genesight testing, Genetic testing including MTHFR

We will assist you with letters for Child Study Team Evaluations, Referral for Early Intervention, Referral for Neuropsychological Evaluations, Referral for  Occupational Therapy/ Sensory Integration Therapy,  ABA therapy and more…


Comprehensive Evaluation

We are happy to offer a variety of treatment approaches to help you understand all your child’s needs.

An initial visit with our Practitioner Kerri Donofrio and Nutritionist Kimberly Conway for a comprehensive evaluation, to provide a diagnosis and individual treatment plan. Using an integrative approach with traditional and biomedical treatment options.


An initial visit with our Practitioner Kerri Donofrio for a comprehensive evaluation, developmental testing, diagnosis and individual treatment plan.

Our trained staff will answer any questions to help you determine the best treatment approach.


Nutritional Counseling


Based on your individual needs our experienced Nutritionist, Kimberly Conway, will take the time to listen to all your concerns and develop a plan based on your bio-individual needs. Whether you need a specific diet, individual meal planning, wellness and lifestyle counseling, weight management techniques, sports nutrition management, have food sensitivities, or just need guidance in eating a well-balanced diet for a healthy life style, our experienced Nutritionist can help you make sense of what your brain and body needs to thrive.

Specialty diets include gluten-free, casein free, soy free (GF/CF/SF), dairy-free, sugar-free, FODMAP, low oxalate, Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD), GAPS, elimination diets and more….


Individual Therapy

Lesley Petersen our experienced therapist will provide individual and family counseling  for children and families in a 50-minute therapy session.


Lesley  will use a wide range of  approaches depending on you and your child’s individual needs, Play Therapy, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy and more…..For ADHD, Autism, Anxiety,Depression, Mood Disorders, Behavioral Difficulties, Coping Difficulties, Difficulties with Emotional Self-regulation, Parent Training.


Speech Therapy

Our experienced Speech and Language Pathologist, Shelley Driscoll, will provide a Diagnostic Evaluation and Individual treatment for apraxia, articulation disorders, autism spectrum disorders, phonological processing disorders, stuttering and fluency disorders, pragmatic language disorders, receptive and expressive language delays.

An individualized treatment program will be created utilizing interventions such as PROMPT Therapy, Hands on therapeutic technique, Motivational Play-based intervention and more….


  • Servicing all of New Jersey, Monmouth County, Middlesex County, Ocean County, Mercer County, Atlantic County, Bergan County, Burlington County, Camden County, Cape May County, Cumberland County, Essex County, Gloucester County, Hudson County, Morris County, Passaic County, Salem County, Somerset County, Sussex County, Union County, Warren County
  • Servicing all of New York, NYC, Staten Island  and Pennsylvania


Office Hours

Monday 11am - 4pm
Tuesday 9am - 4pm
Wednesday 11am - 7pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 2pm

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Children’s Wellness & Developmental Center
2006 State Highway 71 Suite 4
Spring Lake Hts, NJ 07762 Monmouth County
T: 732.919.1335
F: 732-782-0353
E: info@cwdcenter.com

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