Are you uncertain about scheduling a child development assessment for your child? Many parents are hesitant simply because they don’t know what to expect during a child development evaluation. To help you feel more comfortable, we’ve put together some common objections and outlined what an evaluation will entail.
In our experience, parents are hesitant to schedule a child development evaluation because:
In reality, we’ve helped hundreds of parents overcome these concerns by proving that there’s no need to be afraid, embarrassed, or nervous. Our learning center is a non-medical setting and there’s no pressure!
The real root of the fear that we’ve come to notice after decades of work is that parents are afraid of the unknown. That’s why we put together this resource. Here is what you can expect before, during, and after your child’s evaluation.
You’ve done your research and you’ve talked to all of your friends who are parents. You decided that you want to have your child evaluated. What do you do next?
Once you arrive at your appointment we’ll invite you and your child into our therapy center and begin the evaluation. The evaluation will include the following:
After your evaluation, you’re in control. If therapy is suggested in your Plan of Care, we recommend following through; however, it is only a recommendation and completely up to you. You may need to obtain another referral before therapy begins.
At WeeSpeak, our goal is the same as yours—to help your child reach his or her full potential.