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CDC Milestone Tracker App

The CDC’s new Milestone Tracker app allows you to track children’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists; get tips from CDC for encouraging child development; and find out what to do if you are ever concerned about how a child is developing. Available for free in the App Store and Google Play Store. Read More

Overview of natural environment intervention

Read this excerpt for an overview of natural environment intervention (NEI). Coverage includes NEI's legal foundations and a review of literature of effective practice when implementing NEI. An overview of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is offered, together with a discussion of research specifically related to NEI for young children with ASD. Read More

Teaching children with autism

Read the excerpt and discover the learning characteristics of children with autism. This chapter also covers instructional procedures effective for most children, including those with autism, specialized procedures focused on children with autism, and model programs for children with autism. Read More

Birth to 5: Watch Me Thrive!

A federal effort to encourage universal developmental and behavioral screening for children, and support for the families and providers who care for them. Read More