Child Behavior Expert Forum
global developmental delay
About This Forum:

This forum is for questions and support regarding child behavior issues such: Child Discipline (behavior management), Normal Child Development, Parent-Child Communications, Social Development

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
This expert forum is not accepting new questions. Please post your question in one of our medical support communities.
Avatar universal
global developmental delay
My 21 month old daughter was recently diagonsed with global developmental delay.  I was wondering if I should have her tested to find out the cause or just proceed with therapy.  If anyone has a child with gdd maybe you could help me.  Do children usually do well in therapy?  I have a lot of questions so any response is greatle appreciated.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
2 Answers
Page 1 of 1
242606 tn?1243786248
How was the diagnosis reached? The only 'testing' that might be useful at this age would involve a determination if there is any chromosomal abnormality. You might ask about this. Other than that, proceeding with the various interventions (physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech/language therapy, e.g.) would be prudent.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
A related discussion, delyayed development was started.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now