As a first-time parent, knowing what to expect from your toddler can be difficult. However, there are some key milestones that you can look out for which will help you to gauge your toddler's development.
Here are two major toddler milestones to look out for.
One of the most exciting toddler milestones is when they start to walk independently. This usually happens around 12 months, but some toddlers may start earlier or later.
Parenting is a challenging venture. The task becomes trickier when you discover your child has autism. This condition is also called autism spectrum disorder (ASD). It is characterized by repetitive behaviors and difficulty in communication and social skills. Environmental and genetic factors cause autism.
Note that children with autism have varied strengths and weaknesses. One child can be very skilled, while another can be challenged and need close monitoring and help.