Resources and Guidance for Developmental Screening

• AAP Bright Futures: Guidelines for the Health Supervision of Infants, Children, and Adolescents
• AAP early childhood screening
• AAP clinical report: “Promoting Optimal Development: Identifying Infants and Young Children With Developmental Disorders Through Developmental Surveillance and Screening”49
• Additional guidance for developmental and behavioral screening can be found in “Birth to 5: Watch Me Thrive!” which contains helpful information for the primary care provider about how to present the results of developmental screening (available at: