Developmental Screening Measures: Stretching the Use of the ASQ for Other Assessment PurposesBricker, Diane PhD; Squires, Jane PhD; Clifford, Jantina PhDInfants & Young Children: January/March 2010 - Volume 23 - Issue 1 - p 14–22 doi: 10.1097/IYC.0b013e3181c816cc Article Abstract Author Information The wide scale use of developmental screening measures in programs such as Head Start and Healthy Start has been accompanied by a range of questions about the application and potential functions of screening measures. While screening tests were designed to identify those children who should be seen for in-depth developmental assessment, practitioners are asking if these tests have broader applicability. Potential applications or “stretches” for one developmental screening measure, the Ages & Stages Questionnaires, are described. Early Intervention Program, University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, University of Oregon, Eugene. Oregon. Corresponding Author: Diane Bricker, PhD, Early Intervention Program, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 (email@example.com). Disclaimer: The authors report a conflict of interest as authors of the commercially published ASQ and receive royalties for its publication. ©2010Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.