Randomized Comparison of Augmented and Nonaugmented Language Interventions for Toddlers With Developmental Delays and Their Parents
- COMMUNICATIVE EVOLUTION IN TWINS WITH LANGUAGE DELAY. Gejão, Mariana Germano; Nicolielo, Ana Paola; Maximino, Luciana Paula; Lopes-Herrera, Simone Aparecida; Lopes Gonçalves, Bianca Rodrigues // Revista CEFAC;mai/jun2014, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p1013
The theme of this study is the communicative behavior of twins with language disorders before and after speech therapy. Data from two pairs of male twins with a diagnosis of language delay were analyzed (monozygotic - S1/S2, dizygotic - S3/S4). Data were collected in assessments made pre and...
- Reading for Pleasure Can Close 'Vocabulary Gap' at Any Age. Krashen, Stephen // Education Week;5/13/2015, Vol. 34 Issue 30, p24
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Research on Quality of Conversation Holds Deeper Clues Into Word Gap" from the April 22, 2015 issue.
- Late blooming or language problem? // ASHA;Fall97, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p51
Presents advice for parents on how to determine if their child has a language problem. Factors that increase the risk of a late-talking child; Suggestions for stimulating language development.
- Hierarchical planning abilities in children with specific language impairments. Kamhi, Alan G.; Ward, Mary F. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct95, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p1108
Reports on hierarchical planning abilities in children with specific language impairments. Child language disorders; Central hierarchical planning mechanism; Perceptual and cognitive limitations of children with language disorders.
- A Longitudinal Investigation of Reading Outcomes in Children With Language Impairments. Catts, Hugh W.; Fey, Marc E.; Tomblin, J. Bruce; Zhang, Xuyang // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Dec2002, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p1142
Presents information on a study that examined the reading outcomes of children with language impairments. Research method; Results and discussion on the study.
- Phonological Profiles of 2-Year-Olds With Delayed Language Development: Predicting Clinical Outcomes at Age 3. Carson, Cecyle Perry; Klee, Thomas; Carson, David K.; Hime, Linda K. // American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology;Feb2003, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p28
Focuses on the screening of twenty-eight 2-year-olds for language development using the Language Development Survey (LDS). Measures of phonological development; Clinical recommendations; Comparison among those who screened positive on the LDS who were within normal limits on follow-up, those...
- Interactive focused stimulation for toddlers with expressive vocabulary delays. Girolametto, Luigi; Pearce, Patsy Steig // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Dec96, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p1274
Investigates the effects of training parents to administer focused stimulation intervention to teach specific target words to toddlers with expressive vocabulary delays. Interactive model of language intervention; Use of naturalistic interaction strategies associated with accelerated language...
- Narrative development in late talkers: Early school age. Paul, Rhea; Hernandez, Rita // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Dec96, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p1295
Investigates narrative development in children with slow expressive language development (SELD). Development of higher level language skills; Ability to tell stories; Cohesive adequacy of children's narration.
- Grammatical morpheme acquisition in 4-year-olds with normal, impaired, and late-developing language. Paul, Rhea; Alforde, Sally // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Dec93, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p1271
Examines the production of the grammatical morphemes studied by Brown and his colleagues in free speech samples form a cohort of 4-year-olds with a history of slow expressive language development (SELD) and a control group of normal speakers. Results; Comparisons; Implications for the study of SELD.