Speech & Language resources
When should my child be able to say his/her sounds? Use this chart to check whether your child is demonstrating age-appropriate speech. Please note that boys and girls are listed separately.
Tongue tie & lip tie
The difference between a lip tie and a normal labial frenulum: An excellent article from Dr. Ghaheri, an Ear, Nose & Throat doctor, addressing lip tie concerns and when to treat. The main takeaway is that a thick frenum/frenulum does not necessarily indicate an issue - we must also look at whether there is a problem with the function/movement of the lips (e.g. difficulties breastfeeding, difficulty bringing lips together for speech, etc.).