Dr. Joseph Garcia's Complete Guide to Baby Sign Language © 2016 is available in e-book or printed version.


Below are some of the most frequently asked questions about using sign language to communicate with your baby that I’ve received over the years.

Feel free to comment below if you have a question that’s not answered here.

How many signs should I introduce to my child?
Can I overload my child with too many signs?
How many signs will my baby learn before speech takes over?
This sign looks too difficult for my baby to make. Can I use another one?
Is it possible to use the sign without the word?
Should I encourage my baby to sign PLEASE and THANK YOU?
What is the sign for SORRY and should I use it?
Do babies sign together?
Will using signs in a bilingual home confuse the child?
Can I combine signs?
Why isn’t my baby signing yet?
My baby makes one sign for everything, what should I do?
My baby tries to make all of her signs at once when she wants something!

  1. Hannah
    HannahMay 2,16

    Thank you for this amazing book!