Speech and Language Milestones in Children

Speech and Language Milestones in Children

Speech and language development is important for reading, writing, and learning. Early identification of challenges leads to early treatment and better outcomes in school. The following are standard milestones and may indicate a speech or language disorder. If you have concerns, see your healthcare practitioner or contact our office to arrange an assessment. 

Language Delays and Disorders in Children

Language Delays and Disorders in Children

Development of Language: There are many factors that affect a child’s language development ranging from early learning experiences, their physical development, to social interaction. It can also be influenced by a developmental delay, hearing impairment, genetics, or autism. Children with language delays or disorders may also have difficulties with reading, spelling and school subjects, so early assessment and treatment (intervention) is important.