1. A child is 1 year old. She is shy around strangers and cries when her parents leave. Is this

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1. A child is 1 year old. She is shy around strangers and cries when her parents leave. Is this cause for concern? No, it is normal for a one year old to be shy around stangers and cry when their parents leave. 2. A child is 7 months old. He dislikes social play and does not respond to his own name. Is this typical of that age? No, at 7 months the child should be able to respond to his name and should enjoy interacting with others in social play. 3. A child is 5 years old. She stands on one foot for 5 seconds, and does not know her address. Is this typical of that age? No, by 5 years old the child should be able to balance on one foot for atleast 10 seconds or longer and should be aware of her address. Based on information from the…show more content…
Where would you refer them for health insurance application services? Healthy kid in sonoma county - phone number (800) 427-8982 I would also refer them to other cheaper health insurances offered through the state. 6. For the child in question #5, the family is extremely anxious about involvement with any government program. I would reassure them that the files are kept confidential, and that it is very important for the child to see a doctor and get vaccinated. How would you handle discussion about enrollment in health insurance for the child's well-being? I would talk about how children who have health insurance miss fewer school days, perform better in school, and are healthier in all developmental aspects. I would dissucse the importances of immunization and all the illnesses out there the children cant get that can be life threateing. I would emphasise how important it is for a child to see a doctor and get checked out. 7. Your center director insists on using a "green" disinfectant, that is only effective against a small number of germs. She states that germicidal solutions are too strong for use with children and cause cancer and other health problems. I would do some reserch on other disinfectants and find one that kills the germs but isnt super harmful to children. I would also discuss the idea of first spraying off the toys and then rinsing them and leaving them out to dry, making sure there is a good flow of air, and making sure we never uses

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