Signing with Babies and Hearing

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Summary: Kathy Irving, an audiologist, mother, and listener discusses her findings signing with her daughter with Nancy (author of Baby Signing 1, 2, 3).  With her background working with hearing impaired children, Kathy is uniquely qualified to answer the question that so many parents ask: “Will signing with my baby cause speech delay or hearing issues?”  Kathy shares her knowledge and also her experience.  Nancy also adds her understanding of the difference between communication/language and the form of communication. Baby Signing 1, 2, 3 is available in bookstores, on Amazon or from  You can even purchase a Kindle version from