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Janel Astor - Behavior and Development Specialist
Rosalie Cárdenas - Office Coordinator
Shlomit Dank - Communication and Development Specialist
Jen DiVittorio - Office Receptionist
Heather Erba - ASD and Development Specialist
Kushma Govindappa - Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrician
Cassandra Harms - Marriage and Family Therapist
Amy Korb - Business Manager
Sue Landaiche - Office Administrator
Jana Parker - Educational Psychologist
Efrat Shahar - Marriage and Family Therapist, Intern
Michael Slone - Educational Psychologist, Behavior Analyst
Lara Zawacki - Educational Psychologist, School Psychologist
Damon Korb, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Director, Center for Developing Minds
Damon Korb, M.D., a board certified behavioral and developmental pediatrician, examines the neurodevelopmental brain functions
that determine how a child learns, behaves and socializes. With the opening of the Center for Developing Minds in 2005, Dr. Korb
has held pivotal roles in the establishment of three unique clinics in Santa Clara County that serve children with developmental
During 2004-2005, Dr. Korb served as the pediatric consultant for the Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinic at Kaiser Permanente.
While at Kaiser, he assisted with the development of a prototype multidisciplinary clinic for children with autism and related
disorders, which was replicated throughout the Kaiser system.
In 2000, Dr. Korb joined the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center and created the Center for Learning and Achievement (CLA).
This program brought educational and developmental services to a previously underserved population in Santa Clara County.
At the CLA, he directed the educational rotation in behavior and development for the Lucille Packard Children's Hospital
Dr. Korb is a frequent speaker, having lectured to parents and professionals on a wide range of neurodevelopmental topics.
In 2014, he was elected to the board of directors for the Society of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics.
Prior to specializing in child behavior and development, Dr. Korb worked as a primary care pediatrician in New York,
California, and North Carolina and he is a father of five fabulous children.
Dr. Korb completed his behavioral and developmental fellowship training at the Center for Development and Learning,
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Dr. Korb finished his pediatric internship and residency at Vanderbilt
University Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee, and earned his medical degree in 1994 from the University of Rochester
School of Medicine in Rochester, New York. Dr. Korb received a B.S. in psychobiology from the University of Southern
California in 1990.
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