ASQ Developmental Checkups
WHAT IS A DEVELOPMENTAL CHECKUP >>
A developmental checkup is a complete head-to-toe assessment for your child to ensure that his or her growth and development is progressing on track. Unlike a standard health checkup performed at your child’s annual doctor visit, a developmental checkup is based on your child’s actions, interactions, and abilities.
The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends developmental checkups at your child’s 9, 18, 24 and 36 month well-child visits, although they can be performed every few months until your child’s fifth birthday.
Pretend City’s Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) screens and assesses the developmental performance of children in the areas of communication, gross motor skills, fine motor skills, problem solving, and personal-social skills. It is used to identify children that would benefit from in-depth evaluation for developmental delays.
Parents can complete a FREE ASQ by clicking the button below. This is a free parent-completed assessment on your child’s development.
YOUR ADDED BONUS – A FREE child’s ticket to Pretend City when you complete the ASQ! (Results are sent between 2 – 14 business days after screening is submitted).
Where Can My Child Receive a Developmental Checkup?
Right here! You may not be a child development specialist, but you are the expert regarding your own child. Click on the button above to complete a FREE developmental checkup with your child using an Ages & Stages Questionnaire.
Developmental checkups can also be performed by your family doctor or pediatrician. At your next well-child visit, ask your doctor if he or she can perform a complete developmental checkup for your child. If you have any concerns, be sure to let your child’s doctor know.
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