Sports Medicine and Kids

Castle Connolly MedicalSpeech and motor delays are common in children, but how can you tell if your little one has a developmental problem or is just a late bloomer? Atlantic Health System’s pediatric rehabilitation specialist says there are general guidelines you can follow. Babies should be able to roll from back to front at six months, sit up at eight months and say three or four words at one year. With older kids, look for poor speech articulation, trouble getting dressed or difficulty keeping up with other kids athletically. Read more of the interview with our expert, who explains developmental delays and how pediatric rehabilitation can help



Sports Medicine and Kids Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Unless otherwise noted, to register for any of these programs call 1-800-247-9580 Monday through Thursday between 8:30am to 8:00pm and Friday between 8:30am and 4:30pm, or sign-up online at Atlantic Health System's classes and events registration; all programs are free unless a fee is indicated.
 
Concussion Support Group
Student athletes who have had a concussion are invited with their parents to share experiences and learn how concussions can affect cognitive function.
Fourth Tuesday of every month, 7:00 to 8:00pm
Overlook Medical Center, 5th Floor, Conference Room 1


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