Learn more about what to do next
For some children, these Red Flags could be an early sign of a genetic condition. One thing you can do as a parent is determine if your child is meeting their developmental milestones for their age. To help you do this, find your child’s age on the CDC Learn the Signs. Act Early. website and fill out the checklist provided.
If you find your child is delayed or missing milestones...
If you find your child is delayed or missing milestones the next step would be to talk with your child’s doctor.
This resource from AAP: Developmental Concern? Next Steps for Families and Caregivers is helpful for families and doctors to communicate next steps to evaluate a developmental delay.
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Developmental Milestone Check List(s)
Help me Grow: National Center
Where is Bear Book for 2 Year Olds
MSRGN Developmental Delay Algorithm & Genetic Resources
For some children, developmental delays can be an early sign of a genetic condition.
Find a Genetic Clinic
- If more evaluation is needed by a genetics professional, please utilize this tool to locate a genetics clinic.
Genetic Testing Registry
National Family Center
Help Me Understand Genetics
Genetic Testing FAQ
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