David Roberts is a consultant paediatrician, a specialist in the medical conditions of children. His special interests are in development and behaviour, and he treats many children with ADHD and Autism. He has been in private practice for more than 30 years.  

“Dr David Roberts will be transitioning to retirement in mid 2025. Whilst referrals for new patients are currently closed, please intermittently check with the practice if the waitlist has re-opened (noting only primary school aged children will be accepted when waitlist is available).”                                                                   

"Doctor's Blog"

So Whats The Deal With Homework?

So Whats The Deal With Homework?

There is much debate about homework. Is it useful, is it effective? The opinions on it broadly fall into two camps: those who support it, who argue that ‘repetition is the mother of all learning’, that the setting of homework reinforces the lessons learned in the...

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

THE DIAGNOSIS OF ATTENTION DEFICIT HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER The diagnosis of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is complex. In this outline, I hope to make it easier to understand. First, for all intents and purposes Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder...

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The Real Story Behind The Headlines

The Real Story Behind The Headlines

From time to time, parents of my young patients ask me about news reports they have seen when searching for my name on the internet. The headlines of the reports give the impression that I am an advocate for corporal punishment as a way of disciplining children....

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