Symptoms of Developmental Delay

Symptoms of Developmental Delay

Symptoms of developmental delay that may call for therapeutic intervention include:

  • Delayed motor development (sitting, crawling, walking, etc.)
  • Delayed speech or oral motor skills
  • Poor coordination or poor balance
  • Limited purposeful play
  • Distractible, overactive behavior
  • Decreased attention span
  • Inability to correctly perceive touch, sound or movement
  • Limited social skills
  • Delayed language development