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Hi, my name is begraff! - Need help regarding my 9 month old son

begraff Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi guys.

I have a 9 month old son who I am developing concerns about. He doesn't respond to his name and he doesn't make eye contact often, although he does put his hands out to be picked up, he laughs and is somewhat social. He doesn't respond to his name either, am I being too worried, or can anyone provide some advice to a worried parent?



  • janer1967
    janer1967 Member Posts: 12,290 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi there 

    If you have any concerns discuss with your health visitor or gp 

    Unfortunately we are unable to give any medical advice 

    Also bear in mind all babies are different and develop at different rates and different ways 
    Here to help with my experience in hunan resources and employment rights 
  • Sandy_123
    Sandy_123 Member Posts: 1,985 Pioneering
    Hey @begraff welcome to the forum, sorry to read you have concerns about your baby, we have a parents section labelled below, we have a coffee lounge for general discussions if you want to join in any of those topics too.

    Parents, carers and disabled parents

    You might see some posts there of interest. 
    As  mentioned above your health visitor might be able to put your mind at rest. Let us know how you get on if you see your health visitor.


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