The following questionnaires are examples of some of the developmental tools a health professional can use to determine whether a child has any developmental delays:
Although these questionnaires are important, they may not consistently identify problems, such as autism, in older children, adolescents, and young adults or in a child any age with a mild condition. But when used routinely, they can help identify subtle developmental delays that may otherwise be missed.
Last Revised: April 3, 2012
Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review: John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Fred Volkmar, MD - Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
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