LEVEL OF PARENTAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT TODDLERS DEVELOPMENT IN SIRNABAYA VILLAGE SUB-DISTRICT RAJADESA

  • Yuyun Rahayu STIKes Muhammadiyah Ciamis
  • Tita Sopiawati STIKes Muhammadiyah Ciamis
  • Asep Gunawan STIKes Muhammadiyah Ciamis
Keywords: Knowledge, Development, Toddler

Abstract

An important period in child development is toddlerhood, at this time is the basic growth that will affect the development of the next child. Efforts to improve the quality of life for children under five are by monitoring development in children using the Early Growth Growth Stimulation instrument (SDIDTK). This study aims to determine the level of knowledge of mothers about the development of toddlers' assessment in Sirnabaya Village, Sub-District Rajadesa. The design of this study is descriptive. Respondents in this study were mothers who had children aged under five with their data collection techniques using proportional random sampling. The results of this study show sufficient maternal knowledge about developmental assessment of gross motor skills, and maternal knowledge that is still lacking in fine motor development, language, socialization and independence. Conclusion there are still many mothers who do not know about developmental assessment in children under five.

Published
2019-11-10