Every parent (especially first-time parents!) want to make sure their child is keeping up with their peers....
...crawling, standing, walking, sleeping, potty-training.... but especially TALKING.
So, what SHOULD be expected of a "typical" toddler or preschooler in terms of speech and language?
First... a few important considerations:
Here are some EXPECTED MILESTONES for young children:
These are just some BASIC guidelines and not all-inclusive. But, PLEASE, If you have any concerns about your child's speech and/or language development please contact a Speech Language Pathologist near you today!
As a parent recently stated, "I wish I had started speech therapy from the jump and found out she didn't need it, than waste nearly half a year waiting to see if she would catch up."