Preparing preschoolers for test/procedure; Test/procedure preparation – preschooler
Definition of Preschooler test or procedure preparation
Proper preparation for a test or procedure reduces your child’s anxiety about the situation, encourages cooperation, and helps the child develop coping skills.
Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children’s Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 4/19/2010