Q&A: Does My Very Active 2 Year Old Need Early Intervention?

Tamara GuoResources

My son is 26 months (the only child) and he recently started daycare 2 weeks ago. Prior to this, he stayed home with me or my mother when I went to work. My son speaks a lot of words, understands simple commands, and he does every thing on the separate skills checklist. He also knows everything off of the TV …

Q&A: 4 Month Old with Stiff Upper Body

Tamara GuoChild Development, Infants 3 - 12 Months

My grandson is 4-1/2 months old. I believe he has hypertone in his upper body (he arches his back  “stiff” when being held body-to-body) that may be showing up in his legs now (he’s starting to “scissor” – to hold his mom’s arms with his legs as his diaper is being changed). Is there anything that can explain hypertonicity in …