Child's Code: Carsten
Birth Date: 8/6/2012
Gender: Male
Description: *This child’s file was formerly on the shared list*

From Sept 2015:

Carsten can pick things up with thumb and index finger proficiently. He can put and take out the blocks from the cup. He can knock with two blocks. He can turn pages more than once and cover the box. He doesn’t have self-care abilities at all, as the caretaker has to help him eat, put clothes on. He sits with cushion but he can’t make his back straight. He only can lie on his stomach. He plays with supine position. He can turn over forward and backward to take toys. He is in walkers or plays on the ground whole day. He loves toys with sound and colorful.

Carsten is a quiet kid. He keeps silent in most of a day. He knows to give things to people when people are asking. He knows to cooperate with caretaker to put clothes on. He can express his needs. He is fairly inverted. When there is guest for visiting, he likes playing with guest and watching other children playing. When there is no one around him, he talks to himself. He can understand words but can’t speak simple words. He loves fruits and snacks.
Medical Condition: Hydrocephalus, Spina Bifida
Contact Info: waitingchild@ccaifamily.org