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Child Development Federal Way WA

Local resource for child development in Federal Way. 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.

Julia F Tybor Moore, MD
(206) 617-2528
33801 1st Way S
Federal Way, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1969

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Tim P Earnest, MD
(206) 363-7400
325 E Pioneer
Puyallup, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1993

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John Creighton Rose, MD
(253) 759-9544
5410 N 44th St
Tacoma, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hi John A Burns Sch Of Med, Honolulu Hi 96822
Graduation Year: 1991

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Hugh F Johnston, MD
(206) 564-7236
7611 Terrace Dr
Tacoma, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1982

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H Bartlett Vincent Jr, MD
(206) 244-9956
SEATTLE, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1961

Data Provided By:
Richard Leigh Schneider, MD
(253) 752-6056
3609 S 19th St
Tacoma, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1969

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John Robert Holttum, MD
(253) 779-4673
3315 S 23rd St Ste 102
Tacoma, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1988

Data Provided By:
Carl Plonsky, MD
(206) 759-3333
1530 S Union Ave
Tacoma, WA
Specialties
Pediatrics, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Languages
Russian, Thai
Education
Medical School: Georgetown Univ Sch Of Med, Washington Dc 20007
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: St Joseph Hospital & Health Ca, Tacoma, Wa; Mary Bridge Children Health Ce, Tacoma, Wa
Group Practice: Neurobehavioral Associates

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Robert Walter Lovell, MD
(253) 833-7444
16040 Christensen Rd
Tukwila, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Di Perugia, Fac Di Med E Chirurgia, Perugia, Italy
Graduation Year: 1986

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Deborah Lee Hickey, DO
(253) 565-6809
1902 64th Ave W Ste 201
Tacoma, WA
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mi State Univ, Coll Of Osteo Med, East Lansing Mi 48824
Graduation Year: 1976

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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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