Child Development Institute

About Child Development Institute

History & Purpose of Child Development Institute

Dr Robert Myers is Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California. He is a Licensed Psychologist in California. He has been married for 36 years and has two grown children a daughter and a son. In addition to his 25 years of private practice, he has also held a number of consulting contracts. These have included: Clinical Director for several youth service inpatient units at College Hospital and Charter Hospital of Long Beach; Consulting Psychologist for Miller Children's Hospital at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center; Adjunct Professor for Rosemead Graduate School of Psychology at BIOLA University and Alliant University, Irvine; Director of Mental Health, Universal Care (HMO); Research Consultant for A Better Way of Learning. He has also provided community lectures on parenting and other topics. Dr. Myers has been a talk show host on KIEV and KORG in Southern California. He has also appeared as a guest on many radio and television talk shows locally and nationally. He also was a regular columnist for Parents and Kids Magazine.

Working with students, teachers and schools as a consultant for over 20 years, Dr. Myers has developed a number of programs that have proven to be successful in helping children with various learning problems. These programs along with consulting services are now available to schools across the nation through the Child Development Institute.

Dr. Myers has also developed programs that provide clinically excellent yet cost effective treatment for various behavioral, emotional and educational disorders affecting children and teens. These programs are now available to physicians, medical groups, HMOs and managed care companies through the Child Development Institute.

Finally, the Child Development Institute will begin a research program to find effective community based solutions for various problems affecting youth. As a result of this research, a clearing house will be set up to package these solutions so that community groups will be able to implement them in their respective communities. The mass media will be used to help make citizens aware of the fact that there are solutions to these problems that are "grass root efforts" and can be implemented at the community level without government funding..


Statement of Ownership

Child Development Institute is a sole proprietorship owned and operated by
Robert F. Myers, Ph.D. Dr. Myers serves as Editor and Chief of the site. The web site is funded through sales through the CDI Store and advertising revenue through the affiliate programs represented by advertising placed on various pages.

Contact Child Development Institute

Child Development Institute
1442 E Lincoln Ave # 419
Orange, California 92865
Voice (866) 510-6556
EMail: rmyers3528 at

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APA Reference
Writer, H. (2008, November 30). Child Development Institute, HealthyPlace. Retrieved on 2019, June 17 from

Last Updated: March 23, 2016

Medically reviewed by Harry Croft, MD