Social and Emotional Development

What to Check for

  • Not paying attention
  • Always moving
  • Non-verbal communication
  • Anger
  • Out-burst
  • Frustrated because you don't understand them
  • Social issues

Types of Screening

  • Audiology or hearing services
  • Speech and language services
  • Counseling and training for a family
  • Medical services
  • Nursing services
  • Occupational therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Psychological services

Why its important

It helps children be at the same level of education and experience by the time they reach kindergarten. This will help children catch up on education and skills they need for the future and be prepared for the world around them. By having early screening it will help the brain develop a little more normally.