If this is your first visit, check out the community guide. You will have to Join us or Sign in before you can post.
Having difficulties logging in or resetting your password?
Please email [email protected]
My son's speech is delayed
I need help for my son, any advice would be greatly appreciated.
My son is 4, 5 In August.
His speech is delayed he has had 3 blocks of speech therapy and loads of interventions at school, health visitor, community therapist. His speech does not seem to be getting any clearer. I have looked into private speech therapy and I can not afford it.
The children in school are being mean to him, his brother who is two is speaking a lot clearer than him and he can’t talk to people as they don’t understand him. He is very quiet and the educational phycologist thinks he suffers with an anxiety disorder / selective mutism.
My bubbly little boy has turned into a frustrated, derepressed little boy with no confidence. I don’t know where to turn or what to do. I do speech therapy everyday with him in the house also.