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My nonverbal child can sing but can't speak. Why is this?

Posted on October 10, 2017 at 7:20 PM

My nonverbal child can sing but can't speak. Why is this?



Many parents have reported that their nonverbal child with autism can sing but will not speak.  This was certainly the case with musical prodigy Logan Blade whose family describes him as nonverbal except when a microphone is put in his hand.  He now has two records that he has released on iTunes.  This is also...

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My child has autism and does not speak. What should I do?

Posted on October 8, 2017 at 8:25 PM

My child has autism and does not speak.  What should I do?

If your child has autism and does not speak, you should consult with a speech-language pathologist regarding his/her treatment plan.  You may find a speech-language pathologist through ASHA ProFind or reach out to your local school district in writing regarding your concerns.


If you wish to screen your child's speech/language developmen...

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