Sign Language

  • Simple sign language can be helpful for all toddlers as language develops

  • Receptive language may develop faster than expressive language

  • Using hand signals as an adult has helped with communicating social cues

When Ben was two years old, he was still trying to figure out this thing called language. He babbled all day long in his own secret language but had very few words. Interestingly the words he did know were all nouns and all foods. You can tell what was and is important to Ben!