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Developmental Milestones

What Should Parents and teachers know about Developmental Milestones

Developmental Milestones?

Developmental milestones are behaviours or physical skills seen in infants & young childeren as they grow and develop.

Rolling over, crawling, walking, and talking are all considered milestones.

The milestones are different for every age range.

There is a traditional home in which a toddler may reach each milestone.


Skills such as taking the first step, smiling for the first time, and waving “bye bye” are called developmental milestones.

Developmental Milestones

Meet Dr Deepika Jain, Developmental Paediatrician on 29th October 2020, Thursday.

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live webinar

Live Webinar


child sleep hygiene


webinar on autism

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International Guide for monitoring and supporting child development course

International Guide For Monitoring & Supporting Child Development Course

Who Can Attend:

Paediatricians and Therapists with a special interest in Child Development.
Coordinator / Contact:
Dr Deepika Jain


  • Dr Roopa Srinivasan Director, Developmental Pediatrics & Head Clinical Services, Ummeed Child Development Center, Mumbai
  • Dr Riddhi Mehta Developmental Pediatrician Master Trainer (GMCD), Ummeed CDC
  • Dr Leera Lobo Developmental Pediatrician Master Trainer (GMCD), Ummeed CDC


■ International tool for monitoring and supporting child development 0-42 months

■ Standardised on the Indian population

■ Validated against the Bayley Scale of Infant Development

■ Published in Lancet Global Health (2018)

■ Used in over 25 countries

■ Supported by UNICEF (Used in their programs)

■ Easy to use, takes 15-20 mins and available in English/Hindi/Gujarati

■ The tool is FREE to use by trained professionals

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