How many times have you asked yourself: is my child where they should be developmentally or emotionally? Is what they’re doing “normal”? It’s a common fear among parents that their child might not progressing through appropriate developmental stages. As a caregiver, you know your child and shouldn’t ignore signs that your child might need an early intervention. Nothing is more powerful than a parent’s intuition! The earlier behaviors are brought to professionals, the better chance your family will get the support your child needs.
Want to get some answers right now about where your child’s at? Check out the CDC’s newly revised Developmental Milestones for children 2 months to 5 years (in English & Spanish). During the rest of this month, we’ll also share Alaska resources and apps for tracking your child’s development.