Multimedia & Tools on Developmental Disabilities

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Videos

Baby Steps: “Learn the Signs. Act Early.”
Learn how to look for developmental milestones and what to do if you’re worried about your child’s development or think there’s a problem.

Milestones Matter for Families!
In this video, parents of young children share their personal experiences of using CDC’s “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” tools and resources to learn about child development, recognize the milestones their child should be reaching, and guide them about what to do if they ever become concerned.

Milestones Matter for Families! (Spanish)
In this Spanish-language video, two families share personal stories of how using CDC’s “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” resources helps them learn about their child’s developmental milestones and support their children’s development.

“Concerned About Your Child’s Development?” in ASL american sign language interpreting icon
This video provides information in American Sign Language (ASL) on what to do if you have concerns about your child’s development.

Podcasts

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Avoiding Alcohol During Pregnancy
If you’re pregnant or might get pregnant, you can begin taking care of your child long before birth. Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can have permanent negative health effects on your developing child. This podcast discusses the importance of avoiding alcohol use during pregnancy.

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“Learn the Signs. Act Early.”
Learn how to look for developmental milestones and what to do if you’re worried about your child’s development.

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Learn More About Cerebral Palsy
This podcast describes the causes, preventions, types, and signs and symptoms of cerebral palsy.

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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
This podcast discusses Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD, the most common behavioral disorder in children. Learn about symptoms, risk factors, and treatment.

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Don’t Drink and Deliver (A Cup of Health with CDC)
Healthy behaviors before and during pregnancy play a key role in the ultimate outcome of a pregnancy; one of the greatest dangers to an unborn child is alcohol.