Medical Team

Dr. Barbara Fitzgerald, MD FRCP(C)

Dr. Barbara Fitzgerald is a developmental pediatrician who has been working with children and families for 30 years. Her focus is on helping families to understand their child. Dr. Fitzgerald worked at Sunny Hill for 20 years, was an Assistant Dean in the Faculty of Medicine and taught child development to UBC medical students for a decade. She ran a school outreach program for 17 years helping parents and teachers support and understand their children. She was nominated for a YWCA Woman of Distinction Award for her work with vulnerable families. She is passionate about helping adults to understand children so that they can be happy and meet their potential. She provides assessments for Autism Spectrum Disorder in children aged 1-19 and does see some young adults.

West Vancouver Location Autism Assessments:

ASD Assessment - Age under 6  

Typical Format:

  • ADOS: Child Interview - 1 hour
  • ADI-R: Parent Interview - 2 hours
  • SLP Assessment: 1.5-3 hours *
  • Cognitive Testing: 1-2 hours *
  • Report Writing and File Review

ASD Assessment - Age over 6  

Typical Format:

  • ADOS: Child Interview - 1 hour
  • ADI-R: Parent Interview - 2 hours
  • Report Writing and File Review

 

If you would like to learn more about the West Vancouver autism assessments, fill out our intake form.

*SLP and Cognitive assessments can be done by our speech language pathologists and psychologists


For the other disciplines at the West Vancouver Clinic, please click the buttons below: 

WV - Registered Clinical Counsellors

WV - Speech-Language Pathologists

WV - Behavioural Consultants

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