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Everyone's different: ...But, generally speaking, 12 month olds will have 2-3 words that they will say. 15 month olds will have about 6-10 words that they will say, 18 month olds 10-15 words, and 2 year olds have 20-50 words, at least. By 2, children will also start putting words together in phrases. If your toddler does not meet these criteria, talk to your pediatrician about evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What does this mean please ?child 6 has language difficulty grammar immaturities , comprehension of spoken language retain of vocab and expressive
Many possibilities: There are a number of different conditions that might cause these symptoms. If your child's school has an assessment team ask them to help. If not contact a psychologist. ...Read more
Sudden difficulty of recognizing spoken english (native speaker and don't know any other languages) it's sounds foreign to me. Why?
Don't know the cause: Of this symptom but do recommend a neurological evaluation due to change in cognitive function. Take care. ...Read more
Is dysgraphia (whole words), forgetting things like a coworker's name, your own zip code, paying bills, etc, common in perimenopause?
Dysgraphia is a : specific learning disability that presents at school age. Signs & symptoms include, but are not limited to, illegible handwriting, inconsistent spacing, poor spatial planning on paper, poor spelling, difficulty composing writing & thinking & writing at the same time. Menopause can be associated with short-term memory & concentration problems, but not the long-term memory deficits you describe. ...Read more
Yes they might: In my experience in treating people with asperger's disorder, they seem to enjoy songs and creative writing in a proportion similar to the general population. ...Read more
Yes: Imagination in children is a very important part of childhood. Santa claus and the easter bunny are "lovable" characters and as the child grows and discovers the truth, he finds it amusing usually. It is all part of the fun of a family growing togetherf in a loving lifestyle. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
my girl has linguistic difficultys , comprehension of spoken language grammatical immaturity, vocab retention and retrieval for expressive L help Ty ?
My daughter is 18 month,she understand us,do body actions ,use to said words but stop & sound letters out.When do toddlers speak words or sentences ?
See a Specialist: A speech, language pathologist can do an evaluation and also help with corrective therapy in most cases. If it is determined that the cause is anatomical, they may refer to an Ears, nose and throat specialist for an evaluation. ...Read more
22mth son obsessed with nmbers wants rubber digits1-9 ALWAYS with him, wails without them, asks for number songs. He Speaks well. Is this aspergers?
Could be but first: research Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD). On the other hand, your son is not even two, so let's not be too alarmed. Kids go through stages, and the stages change rapidly--the younger the more rapid the changes. Be patient and indulge him. What you describe is not harmful, just different. Consult with other parents, or if you are still concerned, a pediatrician or child psychologist. ...Read more
Daughter age 5. Speech and language say she has understanding, vocabulary, processing, poor concentration and her language is disordered what is wrong?
Hard to say: This is a complex issue that cannot be addressed without a complete evaluation of the child.Physical exam, testing and the input of speech and language pathologists are needed.Even then, the problem may be defined but the origin may remain elusive.Some kids have this as part of another set of developmental problems while others are otherwise normal.Look for answers with a developmental specialist. ...Read more
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Girl is 5 and half speech and language therapist say my daughter is developmental behind age 3.3 in language ,grammar poor word finding ,any advice?
5 year old reads, writes, adds, multiplies, subtracts, and comprehends conservatively as a 2nd grader. When he speaks, his thoughts are jumbled and frankly incomprehensible. Smyptomatic of anything?
8mo's trouble finding words forgetting what Saying, Paused speech. Boss & cust. notice. drneuropsych said avg score, delayed response. Where go answrs?
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Preached, words in bible didn't make sense to me for a few seconds. Visual agnosia? Auditory b/4 too, guy had to repeat words x3. Petite mal history.
Meaning of works: It is important for you to see your doc ASAP. He/she MAY refer you to a neurologist. Then you will know what happened and the best way to stay healthy. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Depends on a stage: Depending on a stage and areas of the brain affected at the moment, communication difficulties might vary from difficulty remembering correct words to use to being mute and responding only to one's name being called, from not being able to expess oneself to not being able to understand somoen. You have to also look a lot at non-verbal communication (grunting, kicking, screaming, etc.). ...Read more