SDBP and NAPNAP Symposium: Developmental Behavioral Diagnosis

Join us in Anaheim!

The Society for Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics (SDBP) and NAPNAP Symposium: Developmental Behavioral Diagnosis and Management in Pediatrics (in conjunction with the SDBP Annual Meeting) will be held on Sep. 14, 2018, at the Anaheim Marriott.

Course Description

Presented by: Carolyn Bridgemohan, MD, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician; Casey Krueger PhD,  Psychologist; Beth Heuer DNP, CPNP, CPMHS – Nurse Practitioner; Tanya Froehlich, MD, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician; Casey Kreuger PhD, Psychologist; Susan Van Cleve, DNP, CPNP, CPMHS – Nurse Practitioner

This full day intensive workshop at the SDBP National Conference, is a jointly sponsored education event by NAPNAP and SDBP. It is ideal for pediatric primary care nurse practitioners, those preparing to make the transition into developmental behavioral pediatrics specialty care and those working in developmental behavioral pediatrics. Spend your day learning from two teams of three faculty members including, a nurse practitioner, developmental behavioral pediatrician and psychologist. The teams will walk the participants through two engaging case studies, each addressing a unique diagnosis, both designed to review the diagnostic presentation and appropriate assessment tools, formulation of diagnosis with interpretation of developmental and behavioral assessment measures, treatment options including psychopharmacology, family support and ongoing monitoring of a child with multiple common developmental and behavioral concerns.  

CE:  8.0 contact hours

The symposium is 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

Registration is only $175 for NAPNAP and SDBP members. Non-members can register for $225.    



  • 8 a.m.- Noon - Case Study - Younger child with developmental delays, including expressive/receptive language delay
  • Noon–1 p.m. – Lunch on own
  • 1–5 p.m. - Case Study – Teenager - Poorly-controlled ADHD, anxiety, school failure

Book your hotel

The Anaheim Marriott is located at 700 West Convention Way. SDBP and NAPNAP are able to offer our participants discounted rates of $209+tax single/double occupancy. The deadline to receive the discount in our hotel block is August 23, 2018. Reserve your room now

On-site parking is $25 per day and valet parking is $31 per day.


The hotel is located 14.1 miles from John Wayne Airport-Orange County (SNA). Super Shuttle transportation is available seven days a week. The shuttles make multiple stops and drop off at the hotel. Advance reservations can be made at Approximate fare is $22 per round trip.

Things to Do

Whether you are visiting for work or play, you’ll love hotel's convenient location in the heart of Anaheim’s Resort District. Walking distance to Disneyland®, our upscale hotel is a short distance to the excitement of Angel Stadium and concerts at the House of Blues.

Registration Policies

Refund Policy

To cancel your registration and receive a refund, a written request must be received in the SDBP office by Aug. 16, 2018. Cancellation requests received by this date will receive a refund less a $50 processing fee. Cancellation requests received between Aug. 7 and Aug. 29, 2018, will receive 50% of monies paid. Requests will be processed after the meeting. All requests received on or after Aug. 30, 2018, will forfeit 100% of monies paid.

American Disability Act

ADA accommodations will be made in accordance with the law. If you require ADA accommodations, please indicate what your needs are at the time of registration. SDBP cannot ensure the availability of appropriate accommodations without prior notification.