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Child Development Elizabeth NJ

Local resource for child development in Elizabeth. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to advice on early childhood education, prenatal development, developmental psychology, early child intervention, developmental delays and more, as well as advice and content on child cognitive development.

Josiane Ruth Cobert, MD
(908) 629-8992
655 E Jersey St
Elizabeth, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ De Caen, Uer De Med, Caen, France
Graduation Year: 1976

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Suneeta E Chacko Varkey, MD
201 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Kasturba Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1994

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Maria Diana E Robles, MD
(973) 926-7024
201 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of The City Of Manila, Coll Of Med, Intramuros, Manila
Graduation Year: 1988

Data Provided By:
Grigory Sachnovich Rasin, MD
(908) 581-2128
2143 Morris Ave Ste 3
Union, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kiev A A Bogomolets/Ukrainian State Inst, Kiev, Ukraine
Graduation Year: 1971

Data Provided By:
Harvey Irwin Sonnenblick, MD
(718) 608-8125
2795 Richmond Ave
Staten Island, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1962

Data Provided By:
Maureen Kaune, MD
(973) 471-3597
925 E Jersey St Dept PSY
Elizabeth, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of The Caribbean, Sch Of Med, Plymouth, Montserrat
Graduation Year: 1987

Data Provided By:
Jean-Baptise J Mastroti, MD
(908) 587-1593
638 Beechwood Rd
Linden, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Los Andes, Esc De Med, Merida, Venezuela
Graduation Year: 1979

Data Provided By:
Robert Harris Bennett, DO
201 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-Sch Of Osteo Med, Stratford Nj 08084
Graduation Year: 1985

Data Provided By:
Shashi Kala Elangovan, MD
345 Nicholas Ave
Staten Island, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Jjm Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Davangere, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1985

Data Provided By:
Jonathan Eric Aronowitz, MD
270 Ardmore Ave
Staten Island, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny, New York Ny 10029
Graduation Year: 1991

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Child Development Stages

Child Development Stages

 As newborn babies grow and develop, these are the various child development stages that they go through:
  1-4 Months   

  • Babies in this child development stage have an average length of 50.8 - 68.6 cm, with a growth rate of about 2.54 cm per month.
  • The average weight is .7.9 - 16 lb and the growth rate is about 0.24 - 0.48 lb per week.
  • The baby breathes using the abdominal muscles.
  • The legs may be slightly bowed.
  • The baby's eyes begin to move in unison with each other.
  • While sucking reflexes are developed, swallowing is not perfect, which is why babies drool.
  • The baby can grasp things with the entire hand.
  • This stage in child development is marked by jerky, random, and uncoordinated movements.
4-8 Months
  • In this stage of child development, the baby's average length is 69.8 - 73.7 cm, with a growth rate of 1.3 cm per month.
  • The weight gain rate is about one lb per month.
  • The breathing continues to be abdominal.
  • Teeth begin to appear, with the lower and upper incisors sprouting first.
  • The bowing of the legs gradually disappears during this stage of child development.
  • Baby fat becomes visible on the thighs, arms, and neck.
  • The true color of the eyes becomes established.
  • The blinking reflex develops.
  • The swallowing reflex becomes increasingly voluntary.
  • The baby can use the finger and thumb grip to pick up objects.
  • At this age, the baby develops the ability to transfer things from one hand to the other.
  • The baby develops the tendency to put things in the mouth.
  • At this age, the baby can sit without help using the arms for support.

8-12 Months
  • Babies in this stage of child development usually achieve almost one and half times the length at birth.
  • The average weight is 21.12 lb, which increases by about one lb per month.
  • The baby continues to use abdominal muscles for breathing.
  • The baby shows cephalocau...

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