I know it is considered an issue if a baby or toddler never smiles back when smiled at, but that is obviously not the case with your daughter. I do ont suspect autism (neither does the Dr.) simply because she She rolled over at 10months, and sat properly without any support at 12m. Ds1 was a chatterbox at this age too. We have been seeing a paediatrician in the last few weeks and he is being assessed by a whole group of other professionals to try and figure out what could be causing his developmental delay. Also if a child is whisked away from the mother and put in an incubator/nursery for a few hours directly after birth, there is insufficient bonding time with the mother/family. By 9 months, your infant has yet to babble or she babbles with few or no consonant sounds. And his teeth is coming in slowly. Also she is not saying any words. “For example, a 15-month-old who does not walk but crawls actively is going to be fine, but another child who is generally stiff or floppy is a worry.” (Rigidness or lack of muscle tone could indicate cerebral palsy or other conditions.) my son just turned 15 months this past week. just enjoy it while you dont have to have eyes in the back of your head!!!! Maybe he started all that early, but there’s such a huge gap in their ages that it raises questions for me. my LO was a slow starter, she never crawled, only bum shuffled, and started walking when she was about 18months, but was still a bit wobbly for a few months. Should she be laughing by now? I think it might take 1-2 months to get there so I … He also doesn't say anything so as far as our kids go, yours is MUCH more advanced than mine with only a months difference. My DD was just beginning to crawl at 15 months old and eventually walked at 20 months. This might be the case if your 14-month-old is unable to stand, pull up, or bounce. I'm a first time mom of a beautiful 16 month old girl. His doc said not to worry til 18 mos. Children who are not walking by the age of one and a half should be referred to specialist services to see whether they have cerebral palsy, health officials in the UK have suggested. Hello Sheri, how is your son doing now? Hi! i found that one of those walkers with the seats in and the little wheels encouraged my daughter cus she liked to come outside with me while i was putting the washing out and with her barefeet on the grass it really seem to encourage her to try standing. Enjoy the easy life while it lasts, once he's mobile he'll run you ragged!! Not much babbling and no attempt to crawl or walk. She IS capable. My 14 month old not talking or walking yet. There is no point in walking around being worried and your daughter will sense your stress too. xx. Doesn’t speak as other son did at this age. my daughter is 13 months and although shell walk a few steps if youre holding her hands she doesnt seem to be that interested shes just happy crawling along. What your doctor may recommend. :lol: Thanks for your comments. Just keep doing what you are doing. She cruises along the furniture and can stand unsupported for about 30 seconds.. but she is not walking yet. He’s coming up to 2 next month and still isn’t walking or talking. Posted 12/21/2009. He only started sitting at about 10months and is only starting to babble a bit now. they are a girl and a boy-named maddie and james. I'm not looking for more warnings, because believe me I'm aware and looking into things. I know this post is over 10years old but I’d love to j ow how he’s getting in at school now. Desiree, Children who have been born with mothers under heavy anesthesia (either in a vaginal birth, or a c-section) may develop more slowly. 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