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The behaviors seen in a child may be clues as to other challenges the child may be experiencing.

What We See

  • Avoiding
  • Fighting
  • Resisting
  • Complaining
  • Interrupting
  • Throwing
  • Clinging
  • Yelling
  • Hitting
  • Meltdowns
  • Kicking
  • Tantrums

What is Happening

  • Lagging Skills
  • Confusion
  • Temperament
  • Lack of Control
  • Disconnection
  • Anxiety/Worry/Fear
  • Unmet Sensory Needs
  • Hunger
  • Stress
  • Overwhelmed
  • Transitions
  • Uncertainty
  • Emotional Dysregulation
  • Sleep Deprivation


Get information on what changes you should expect as your child grows with the Developmental Milestones Checklist

Call Pennsylvania’s CONNECT Helpline at 1-800-692-7288 for information about your child’s development and connecting to Early Intervention Services in Pennsylvania.

Get information about the Infant Early Childhood Mental Health Project.

Click here to print this infographic: What We See Iceberg.

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