What do we know about development assessment?

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Develop assessment has been especially done for your child if prescribed by your family doctor. Child development assessment (การ ประเมิน พัฒนาการ เด็ก, which is the term in Thai) measures your child mental, physical, intellectual and social health. It helps you to tell whether your child is in a perfect state of condition or not like he does not have any major problem with him. This develop assessment is been conducted by a pool of highly qualified professional which include language specialists, physical therapists, occupational therapist etc. They test your child whether he is able to respond to them on to a certain level or not and if he did not. There might be a chance that he might be suffering from a health problem.

Is childhood development test mandatory for everyone?

One of the major questions which parent questions is how do they know whether their child needs an Assessment of early childhood development (การ ประเมิน พัฒนาการ เด็ก ปฐมวัย, which is the term in Thai). This development assessment is been recommended by a doctor only because he knows where the child is lacking. On each visit to your doctor he monitors the health of your child and if he sees anything unusual, then only you would go for this. The child spent most of the time with his parent so they have a good idea about their child’s health. If parents ever observed anything abnormal with their child they should bring it up to the doctor and ask for the suggestions.

Does this assessment mean that the children have a problem:

If a doctor has prescribed you a child development assessment it does not mean that he has some major problem. Maybe his body has not been able to grow with the time and just to make sure that everything is up and up. The doctor has asked you to go for this so parents don’t have to worry about their child’s health as long as they are consulting a professional doctor.

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