Welcome to Child Development Paediatrics

Child Development Paediatrics is a specialist paediatric practice run by Dr Sandra L J Johnson. This practice provides paediatric medical assessment of children with a range of developmental problems and provides medico-legal assessments for legal teams in specific circumstances.

Through knowledge parents, families and professionals play an important role in enhancing the development of healthy and happy children. Sandra Johnson is the key author of a clinical handbook for doctors called “A clinical handbook on child development paediatrics.” She has also written a book for parents on child development called “Your child’s development”. The aim is to empower professionals and parents with knowledge about child development.

Sandra’s current interest is in the impact of Technology on the development of our children and on our behaviour. To this effect she has done further study regarding Technology:

Sandra is currently the President of the Australasian College of Legal Medicine (ACLM). In this role she will continue and expand the educational involvement of the College through teaching Legal Medicine to medical undergraduates, doctors and allied health professionals. She also aims to enhance collaboration with national and international organisations that deal with Medicine and Law.

We have an opportunity to influence the future of our society by nurturing the development of content, self-assured and responsible individuals.