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Evaluation of Development; Cognitive & Language Development
Given to the newborn after birth; 1, 5 minutes when necessary.
Apgar means "appearance, pulse, grimace, activity & Respiration.
Checks a baby heart rate, muscle tone, & other sign to see if extra medical care is needed.
Appearance; skin color❤ pulse; heart rate❤ Grimace response; reflexes❤ Activity ; muscle tone ❤ respiration ; breathing rate & effort
5 things are used to check a baby's health. Each is scored on a scale of 0 to 2, 2 being the best score.
Score of 7 or above on the test is considered in good health.
A lower score does not mean that the baby is unhealthy. It means that the baby needs some immediate medical care.
Stanford-Binet Intelligence Scales
It is a cognitive ability & intelligence test that is used to diagnose developmental or intellectual deficiencies in young children.
The test measures the 5 factors; knowledge, quantitative reasoning; visual-spatial processing, working memory and fluid reasoning.
It was initially created by French Psychologist Alfred Binet who following the introduction of a law mandating universal education for French govt; began developing a method of identifying slow children so that they can be placed in special education program.
Revised examination and become known as Stanford= Binet Test
Now until 5th Edition
McCarthy Scales of Children's Abilities
Created by Dorothea Ms Carthy and died
To measure children aged 2 to 8
William Van Ornum, Linda Dunlap & Milton Shore refined and strengthened the test
The essence of the test is based on wide variety of functions that have been long held to be related to human intelligence.
Measure the mental & motor development and test the behavior of infants
Assist in diagnosis and treatment planning for infants with developmental delays or disabilities
The test is intended to measure a child's level of development in 3 domains; cognitive, motor & behavioral
Cognitive development; refers to how an infants perceives, thinks, and gains an understanding of the world.
Motor development; has powerful impact on social relationships, thinking and language of infants
Behavioral development; temparement