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Early Diagnosis, Intervention Improve Vocabulary of Children with Hearing Loss

Recent study finds that when hearing loss is diagnosed early in infants, much can be done to help improve children’s vocabulary.

“The Early Hearing and Detection Intervention guidelines recommend that all children be screened for hearing loss by 1 month of age; that any hearing loss be diagnosed by 3 months of age; and if . . . → Read More: Early Diagnosis, Intervention Improve Vocabulary of Children with Hearing Loss

Why a Baby’s Connection With a Parent Matters

Child psychiatrists studying attachment theory have discovered that children with strong bonds to their parents have a greater sense of self-confidence, better problem-solving ability, greater independence, better language competence, and better ability to form social relationships.

“Attachment theory was developed in the mid-20th century by a British psychiatrist, John Bowlby, whose own upper-class British upbringing . . . → Read More: Why a Baby’s Connection With a Parent Matters