In general, the reasons for a late speech are harmless and not about a severe developmental disorder. Since language development, like most other physical-mental developmental processes, is an individual and multi-faceted affair, "late speakers" are usually all-clear.
Our 10 most important tips for a healthy childhood
Is there any problems with listening?
As justified as this ingenuity in dealing with language-sensitive children may be in individual cases, it is so important to exclude hearing disorders as the underlying cause. In consultation with the pediatrician, look up an ENT expert who will check your offspring's hearing. Because hearing disorders are often detected in children only due to a speech disorder. Then, in view of the importance of listening to a healthy overall development of your child, it is already very late and there should be no further time unnecessarily until the hearing is checked and any treatment measures are taken.
Author:Dr. Hubertus Glaser