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Child Development South Orange NJ

Local resource for child development in South Orange. 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.

Martin Arnold Silverman, MD
(973) 762-1387
551 Ridgewood Rd
Maplewood, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1959

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Bindu Khanna, MD
(302) 652-3948
115 Mountain Ave
West Orange, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Topiwala Nat'L Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1991

Data Provided By:
Doris Marie Breckenridge, MD
(973) 912-9200
116 Millburn Ave Ste 200
Millburn, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Fac Rheinischen Friedrich Wilhelms Univ, Bonn, (409-02 After 1971)
Graduation Year: 1958

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:
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

Data Provided By:
Anna M Rossi, DO
19 Westview Rd
West Orange, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-Sch Of Osteo Med, Stratford Nj 08084
Graduation Year: 1996

Data Provided By:
Bruce Howard Greene, DO
(973) 325-6120
741 Northfield Ave Ste 201
West Orange, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Languages
English
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-Sch Of Osteo Med, Stratford Nj 08084
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: St Barnabas Med Ctr, Livingston, Nj
Group Practice: Associates IN Psychiatry

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:
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:
Joy Graseta Robertson, MD
30 Bergen St
Newark, NJ
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Dartmouth Med, Hanover Nh 03755
Graduation Year: 1986

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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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