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Neurologic Development and Developmental Disabilities 

Neurologic Development and Developmental Disabilities
Neurologic Development and Developmental Disabilities

Katherine C. Nickels

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date: 27 September 2021

To understand developmental disabilities, one must have a good understanding of normal development throughout childhood. Developmental milestones are typically divided into different domains, such as gross motor, fine motor, language, and social/adaptive skills. Assessment of attained milestones across the developmental domains allows the examiner to evaluate potential cognitive outcome. Emotional development is also important at all ages.

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