AAP-OC promotes developmental screening in the pediatrician’s offices (ages 0 to 8 years of age) to identify children at risk for developmental concerns.
AAP-OC recognizes the importance of regular developmental screening for all children as a part of standard well-child care. AAP-OC supports the use of validated screening tools, as recommended by national AAP. These tools include:
Please contact the following resources for referral needs or further information regarding developmental screening:
Visit the links above to access and/or purchase screening tools for your practice.
Developmental Screening in the Community
The following community partners provide developmental screening online, in the community, and at special events: