3 to 4 years can be a great age to determine if children have reached age-appropriate developmental milestones or have delays in:
Speech and Language: Communication used to express thoughts, understand questions and directions.
Fine Motor: Small muscles movements including those in hands, fingers, and wrists.
Gross Motor: Large muscle movements used in running, jumping, and hopping.
If a developmental delay is suspected, an in-depth evaluation prescribed by a qualified medical professional and conducted by a fully licensed therapist is warranted.
Once the evaluation is complete, and if a delay is determined, a therapist will recommend a strategy and support plan for the child and the family. Therapy services in the plan may include
A combination of therapy services may be the best plan for some children.
Kids Can Do Children’s Therapy Center offers evaluations, consultations, and developmental therapy services designed for 3-to 4 year-olds.
The initial evaluation, as well as prescribed therapy services, are often covered by insurance.
Our 3 4 Go! Off to the Right Start program begins with early detection that can lead to important services children may need to help them succeed at home, school and beyond.