SIG 1 Perspectives Vol. 18, No. 3, October 2011
This issue reviews low incidence and/or genetic disorders with corresponding speech and language delay, including Fragile x syndrome, Fetal Alcohol syndrome, Williams syndrome, and 7q11.23 Duplication syndrome. A review of characteristics, as well as accompanying speech and language difficulties are reviewed. Suggestions for clinical treatment are provided.
Your will be able to:
- Describe framework for diagnosing and treating the full range of developmental outcomes for children affected by prenatal alcohol exposure.
- Identify phenotype characteristics and accompanying language implications of children with Fragile X Syndrome (FXS).
- Describe key characteristics of Williams syndrome and 7q11.23 Duplication syndrome, and impact of disorders of speech, language, and communication development.
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