When a child begins to smile
Child Development / / April 07, 2016
At what age a child begins to smile
When a child begins to smile - parents and loved ones happy.Still, at last the little man is not only crying but laughing.But the important element of not only emotional side, but also physiological.At the time there were first smile - a sign of normal mental development of the child.
How much a child begins to smile in response to my mother - says any pediatrician.The average age is 6-8 weeks.Sometimes a little earlier or a little later.Much depends on the people around the child.If it is often worn on the hands, sing to him, talking to him, pat - child begins to smile knowingly as early as 1 month , if the emotional sphere is given less attention in 2 months.But do not believe the mummies, which tell about the fact that their children began to smile even in the hospital, that is, immediately after birth.In such an early age can only grimace, but not conscious smile.And in response to smile child certainly can not, because still pretty bad spots.
smile - one of the components of the so-called revival of the complex - the emotional and motor reactions baby to adult.This reaction begins to occur at about 3 weeks of age.At this early age, he just stops and focuses when turning to him.A little later there is a smile, Gulen and motor recovery, in response to communication with an adult.The apogee of the complex revitalization reaches to 4 months.Later, the child's behavior becomes more complex and diverse.In unfamiliar adults, even if they speak affectionately with him, he can react contrary cry.But at this age it is not just smiling, laughing and leaping.
How to make baby quickly began to smile?Just love your baby and all the necessary work.Be sure to talk to him, even if you think he does not understand anything.Children with whom the parents did not speak, slowly developing.They later begin to not only smile, but gulit, make sounds and talk.
most successful, the right time to call the child conscious smile - it gently touch it or just smile when he deals with the knowledge of the world - turns the head, trying to catch her fingers toys, carefully considering any object, trying gulit and move.