BITSEA is a screening tool for children ages 12-36 months, used to determine the possibility of socio-emotional problems or delays. Focuses on competencies as well as deficits, and relies on input from the parent and child care provider.
Margaret Briggs-Gowan, PhD, Alice S. Carter, PhD, 2006
Socio-emotional Development for Children
Screening Tools and Protocols
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This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UF5MC26845 titled Supporting Healthy Start Performance Project for grant amount $2,472,000 with 0 percent financed with non-governmental sources. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.