Assessing Risk Factors
A number of risk factors may influence growth and development prenatally and during early childhood.
Select a risk factor discussed in Module 1 or from an outside source. Identify and describe the short- and long-term outcomes of the risk factor. As a professional working with young children, what specific recommendations do you have for parents/caregivers or the community for overcoming this risk factor?
Use the prompt and questions to develop an original response .