Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics is located at Children's of Alabama’s Benjamin Russell Hospital for Children campus, and serves children for whom parents, health care providers, or other caregivers have identified concerns related to development, behavior, social skills, and/or learning.

For children under 3 years: If your child is under 3 years of age and you have developmental concerns, please make sure you have initiated a referral to Early Intervention.

  1. Contact Early Intervention Child Find at 1-800-543-3098 (or TTY 1-800-499-1816). Si habla español, puede llamar 1-866-450-2838.
  2. Fill out this Child Find Referral Form and fax it to 334-293-7393.

How to get an appointment:


  1. Fill out the Request for a Specialty Clinic Appointment form. Please pay special attention to page 2.
  2. Attach all required documentation from patient visit (clinic notes, labs, growth chart, insurance referral, and insurance policy numbers and demographic info).
  3. If your patient has Medicaid, we require a cascading referral.
  4. Fax all documents to 205-638-2526.


  1. Fill out the Developmental and Behavioral Pediatric Clinics Intake Packet that corresponds to your child’s age.
  2. If your child is in school or daycare, give the Teacher portion of the intake packet to your child’s main teacher or daycare caregiver to fill out.
  3. Attach copies of any recent evaluations or assessments to the Intake Packet.
  4. We currently have a scheduling waitlist in place and will schedule all patients in the order in which they were received.
  5. We will contact you with appointment information once we receive your intake packet.
  6. If you need help filling out the intake packet, please call us at 205-638-2294.

Contact Info

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics at Children's of Alabama
McWane Building
Clinic 1
1600 7th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233

Mailing Address:
Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics
1600 7th Avenue South, McWane Bldg, Dearth Tower Suite 5602
Birmingham, AL 35233
Main: 205-638-2294
Scheduling: 205-638-5314
Fax: 205-638-2526

Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics at Sparks Clinic
930 20th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35294-2041