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Language development

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Children with autism: language development | Raising Children Network

Children with autism spectrum disorder can have problems with language development. Get practical ideas for helping your child with ASD learn language.

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Language development in children | Raising Children Network

This overview of language development in children explains the ages and stages when children learn language, plus practical tips to help your child.

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Baby language development: 3-12 months | Raising Children Network

At 3-12 months, theres a lot happening with baby language development. Expect your baby to coo, laugh, play with sounds, babble and gesture. Read more.

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Language development in children 1-2 years | Raising Children Network

Language development in children aged 1-2 years is amazing! Find out all about your toddlers growing vocabulary, speech, talking and conversation skills.

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Language development the early years | The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

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Speech and talking in young children | Raising Children Network

A guide to how speech develops in your toddler. Also includes play ideas and games to improve your child's talking skills and language development.

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Language and speech

If your child has a stutter or having other speech problems, this may indicate a sign of a speech disorder. Early detection and treatment is important.

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Speech development in children

Babies will learn to make sounds and talk at their own rate but there are some general patterns of speech development for babies and children. Find out more.

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Speech problems in children

Speech problems are common in young children but some speech troubles can indicate a speech or development delay. Find out when to seek further advice.

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Hearing loss in children

Learn more about the signs of hearing loss in children, the causes, diagnosis and possible treatments depending on the cause and severity.

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