Tag: <span>child language development</span>

Let’s Play: A Guide to Language in the First Year

During the first year of life, your new baby will take the journey that brings him from a crying ball of mush to his first words.  It is exciting, breathtaking…and nerve-racking as you ponder whether all this is normal.  As part of my new parenting series, I present to you the speech and language milestones and expectations for your baby’s first year.  I have also included activities that you can incorporate to maximize your child’s development at that stage.

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Socialize Your Baby in a Post-Pandemic World

It should go without saying that socialization is critical for cognitive and linguistic development.  Babies are social …

3 Ways to Boost Language in a Quarantine Summer

Summer vacation is upon us, but this year looks a little bit different.  As camps across the country announce virtual camps …

You Want Me To Do WHAT?!

These are unprecedented times we are living in. With the global pandemic ever present, many families find themselves at home, …