my 3 nearly 4yr old has just started stuttering is this a common thing with this age group


Shelly - posted on 11/15/2009




My son started stuttering when he got really excited or nervous. I just wait patiently until he gets it out or if I now he is rushing and getting frustrated I ask him to stop for a second tell him he has all the time he needs to tell me what he wants. That usually gets him to slow down enough he stops. The doctor said it will stop when he gets older. He is 6 now and he does not do it very often. It does happen less the older he gets. But if it is a serious concern ask your child's doctor they can give you lots of information and can help you know if you should worry or not.

1 Comment

View replies by

Join Circle of Moms

Sign up for Circle of Moms and be a part of this community! Membership is just one click away.

Join Circle of Moms