CAYC

Cognitive Assessment of Young Children

M. Beth Langley

Identify children with developmental delays in ages 2 months to 5 years


CAYC

Overview

Overview

The CAYC helps to identify children with developmental delays. Based on the same theoretical model that the DASI
(Developmental Activities Screening Inventory) and DASI-II were designed around, the CAYC consists of 107 structured, play-based items in six-age related levels.

Key Areas Measured


Key Areas Measured

  • Fine Motor Coordination and Planning
  • Interactive Communication and Play
  • Memory
  • Reasoning
  • Perceptual Development
  • Processing
  • Classification and Organizational Skills
  • Concept Development
  • Practical Knowledge
  • Components of Early Learning Skills

Quick Reference

Age

Age

2 months to 5 years

Administration Type

Administration Type

Self

Administration Time

Administration Time

15 to 30 Minutes

Number of Items

Number of Items

107

Qualification Level

Qualification Level

A

Format(s)

Format(s)

Handscored

Quick Reference

Age

Age

2 months to 5 years

Administration Type

Administration Type

Self

Administration Time

Administration Time

15 to 30 Minutes

Number of Items

Number of Items

107

Qualification Level

Qualification Level

A

Format(s)

Format(s)

Handscored

Normative Data

Normative Data

The CAYC was normed on 743 demographically representative children, residing in 16 different states.