Subgroup of Early Childhood Educators Community Child Care Basics Child Care Basics Public Washington Public Washington Active 30 minutes ago Public Washington Organizer: Organized by Group Description Leave Group Are you sure you want to leave ? Discussions Members 1,521 Documents Feed Subgroups 1 Photos 3 Albums Reply To: How to approach a parent about developmental screening of their child? Rebekah Member December 24, 2022 at 8:58 pm If I felt that a child under my care needed a referral for developmental screening and I brought it up with the child’s parents, I would start by sharing positives with them about their child. I would be sure that the parent trusts that I care for their child and have their best interest in mind, and then I would bring up my concerns. 2. Before talking to a parent or caregiver, I need to consider the amount of observing I have done on the child, and I need to consider how confident I am in what I am observing.