The Cognitive Assessment of Young Children (CAYC) is an easy-to-administer screening and assessment tool used to identify children with developmental delays, from 2 months to 5 years 11 months.
The CAYC consists of 107 structured, play-based items in six age-related levels. Each level consists of developmental and mega-cognitive tasks. Items increase sequentially in difficulty, and the child being tested must have sufficient hearing, vision, and movement skills in order to understand and respond to test items.
The CAYC Manual provides information on: