Early Developmental Milestones

During assessments and intakes, information regarding developmental milestones is often requested. The following developmental milestones are guidelines for when children often reach these social, emotional, and motor steps. If a child does not meet the milestone within the timeframe expected, it does not always indicate that something is wrong. However, it is helpful to gain a comprehensive picture of the child’s development based on the emergence of the following skills. Download a 12 month chart here.