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Child Development Post Falls ID

Local resource for child development in Post Falls. 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.

Blake Poe   
(208) 667-3515
1115 Ironwood Dr. Suite B
N/A, ID
 
Sandra Kay Nelson, MD
1115 W Ironwood Dr Ste A
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1992

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Eric Alfred Simmons, DO
(509) 943-9104
411 Allumbaugh St
Boise, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of N Tx Hlth Sci Ctr, Tx Coll Osteo Med, Ft Worth Tx 76107
Graduation Year: 1980

Data Provided By:
Bruce Keith Miewald, MD
(208) 666-0448
2199 W Ironwood Center Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Kootenai Med Ctr, Coeur D Alene, Id
Group Practice: North Idaho Mental Health

Data Provided By:
Ronald M Zohner, MD
(208) 552-5707
1842 1st St
Idaho Falls, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1985

Data Provided By:
Bruce Keith Miewald, MD
(208) 666-0448
2199 W Ironwood Center Dr
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med, Albuquerque Nm 87131
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Kootenai Med Ctr, Coeur D Alene, Id
Group Practice: North Idaho Mental Health

Data Provided By:
Sandra Kay Nelson, MD
1115 W Ironwood Dr Ste A
Coeur D Alene, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1992

Data Provided By:
Kristina J Harrington, MD
5985 W State St
Boise, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1991

Data Provided By:
Richard J Pines, DO
(208) 367-2374
131 Allumbaugh St
Boise, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 1989

Data Provided By:
Kelly Page Palmer, DO
(208) 785-1200
2975 Clearwater St
Pocatello, ID
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kirksville Coll Of Osteo Med, Kirksville Mo 63501
Graduation Year: 1984

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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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