Helping baby communicate - bridging the gap

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Photo: Mary McCown

Speech pathologist Kristy Findlay teaches parents and babies how to communicate using simple hand signs during a recent Baby Chat Café.

I’m all done.” says your baby, but all you hear is “baaahh.” While you try to decipher this code, the situation deteriorates. “Aaghhhh! Wahhhh!” you hear, as you watch the almost-empty bowl of mashed carrots fly through the air and crash on the floor that you luckily haven’t had the chance to mop yet.