Child & Family Development Child & Family Development

September 19, 2016

Speech & Language Milestones: 3-6 month olds


What speech and language skills should my 3-6 month old have?

  • Smiles unexpectedly with other people
  • Smiles when playing by themselves
  • Smiles when sees faces of people they know
  • Stops crying when you speak to them
  • Shows different responses to different people
  • Copies sounds
  • Responds to name

Connect with a pediatric speech therapist at Child and Family Development to learn more about development. 

The Child and Family Development website contains a more detailed developmental chart and checklists from the CDC here.