Trajectories of language development in children with autism spectrum disorder


Background. The ability to use language is an important life skill. Language difficulties are common in autism spectrum disorder (ASD) yet there is great variability in the phenotypes and trajectories of language development.... [ view full abstract ]

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Ethical approval for the study was obtained from the Royal Childrens Hospital (#23018) and La Trobe University, Human Ethics Committee (#03-32). [ view full abstract ]


  1. Amanda Brignell (University of Melbourne)
  2. Katrina Williams (The University of Melbourne)
  3. Kim Jachno (Murdoch Childrens Research Institute)
  4. Angela Morgan (Murdoch Childrens Research Institute)

Topic Area

Topics: Research


S10 » Symposia: Communication; interventions I (11:40 - Saturday, 17th September, Fintry Auditorium)

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