Patricia McGuire MD FAAP



Dr. Patricia McGuire has been a developmental and behavioral pediatrician for over 30 years. She has worked with children and adolescents who were challenging to parents and schools, helping them understand their own behaviors and helping adults understand the “whys” of the child’s behaviors.

In addition to being a physician, Dr. McGuire has been an author, speaker, and podcaster, all focusing on understanding and working with children and adolescents with developmental, behavioral, and mental health challenges.

Adding to her understanding of this pediatric population, Dr. McGuire has three children who experienced many of the ABC type diagnoses that cause children to be considered challenging. Dr. McGuire’s website:

Dr. McGuire’s podcast: Helping Challenging Children. You can find it on most podcast sites, such as Spotify, Amazon Music, Apple Podcasts, TuneIn, and Stitcher.

Never Assume: Getting To Know Children Before Labeling Them
The Pediatric Profiler’s Guide to ADHD and Homework

Links: LinkedIn Account | Amazon Author Link

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