All Instruments at a Glance
This chart can be used to assist in determining the most appropriate instrument for your screening needs. The recommended instruments are listed on the left, and are separated into “Developmental” and “Social–Emotional” categories. Please refer to the comparison grids for further information or click on each instrument for profiles.
 The Minnesota Early Childhood Health and Developmental Screening program is targeted for children ages 3–4 and is required prior to public school entrance. http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/StuSuc/EarlyLearn/EarlyChildScreen/index.html
 The Follow Along Program is a developmental screening program targeted at Minnesota children ages birth to 36 months.
 Child and Teen Checkups (C&TC) is the Minnesota Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment (EPSDT) Program
http://www.dhs.state.mn.us/ctcprovider or http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/fh/mch/ctc/index.html
[a] 2 years to 6 years, 11 months
[b] 1 month to 42 months
[c] 2 years, 6 months to 5 years, 11 months
[d] Birth to 7 years, 11 months
[e] 4 to 16 years
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