There are many aspects in life which can indicate higher chances of achieving happiness, fulfilment and social satisfaction. One of them is verbal communication, a skill which allows people create emotional bonds and collaborate towards common goals. Therefore, communication disorders pose a concerning threat for any individual’s fulfilment, and parents and carers should intervene as soon as possible to help a child who demonstrate early signs of speech disorders. The list below can guide parents and carers to detect if there’s a red flag which needs more attention or the proper investigation from a speech and language pathologist:
Though the signs above are detected from speech and effort to speech, it is possible to identify other signs from different situations, such as below:
It’s always wonderful watching a child trying and achieving their communication milestones, but it’s even more wonderful when helping them overcome difficulties in advance. Whenever you feel your child is showing early signs of speech disorders, search for support as soon as possible. Speakable’s team of SLPs is ready to provide skills assessments and treatments programs, do not hesitate in contacting us!