Development of the Little Developmental Coordination Disorder Questionnaire for preschoolers and preliminary evidence of its psychometric properties in Israel.

@article{Rihtman2011DevelopmentOT,
  title={Development of the Little Developmental Coordination Disorder Questionnaire for preschoolers and preliminary evidence of its psychometric properties in Israel.},
  author={Tanya Rihtman and Brenda N. Wilson and Shula Parush},
  journal={Research in developmental disabilities},
  year={2011},
  volume={32 4},
  pages={1378-87}
}
PURPOSE The early identification of motor coordination challenges before school age may enable close monitoring of a child's development and perhaps ameliorate some of the social, psychological and behavioral sequela that often accompany unrecognized Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD). The purpose of this study was to develop and assess the initial psychometric properties of a screening tool, the Little DCD Questionnaire (Little DCDQ), designed to identify DCD amongst preschoolers aged 3… CONTINUE READING