Kreamer Resource Center for Families MH Child Development
Kreamer Resource Center for Families MH Child Development

Child and Adolescent Development : Physical, Social, Emotional, Cognitive, Mental Health

Good mental health begins with healthy development in infancy and childhood. Recognizing problems with early development can lead to early intervention and a healthier outcome.

Delusional disorders can be especially difficult to recognize in very young children, as it is normal to confuse fantasy with reality in childhood, and imaginative play is healthy.

Developmental Milestones(CDC)

Developmental Milestones ( University of Michigan)

Developmental States (AAP)

Normal Child Behavior (AAP)

Normal Adolescent Development, Part 1 (AACAP)

Normal Adolescent Development, Part 2 (AACAP)

The Teen Brain: Behavior, Problem Solving, and Decision Making (AACAP)

Age-Related Reactions to a Traumatic Event (National Child Traumatic Stress Network)

For books and videos: try the Kreamer Resource Center for Families Library Catalog or try your local public library.

updated 10-18-2011

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