Child & Family Development Child & Family Development

June 30, 2017

introducing solids, a speech therapy article review 

By: childandfamily

blog_baby_highchair.jpg

Stephanie Tolley MS CCC-SLP, speech therapist at the Pineville office of Child and Family Development, recently reviewed an article from Eat Right about introducing solids to your baby.   

The article highlights how to know when your child is ready to begin eating more varied food textures and provides developmental expectations at 6 months, 9 months and 12 months.  

Stephanie shares, “I find a lot of families are unsure about when to introduce solids. I love that this article comments on what to look for so you know when baby might be ready as every child is different and some children may be ready sooner or later than others. I think it‚Äôs also a nice outline of ages for introducing appropriate foods.”

Read full article here.  

Read more about C&FD speech therapy here.      

 

We are Open

Child & Family Development remains open under normal business hours and operations, but we are taking many steps to keep our clients and staff healthy and prevent the spread of COVID-19. We are offering Virtual Office Visits for some services, please reach out to our office for more information.