The Parent Factor

It's not all about babies! Parents play an important role in infant's speech development. How does a parent's emotional wellbeing, stress levels and availability affect a baby's ability to learn to communicate and develop? Should we be taking more time off from work? We also look at the impact does post-natal depression have on your baby's speech development.


Host: Jamila Rizvi, author, presenter and political commentator

Producer: Caitlin Gibson


With expert advice from:

Dr. Christa Lam-Cassettari

Dr. Karen Mattock