Studies Related to Language delay current as of Sunday, November 19, 2017

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Baby Siblings of Children with Autism

Looking For:

Children who are 12 to 18 months old who have an older sibling with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Compensation:
All families will receive $200 at the end of the study.


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Biomarker-Based Test to Diagnose Autism Spectrum Disorder in Early Childhood

Looking For:

Children, between the ages of 18 months and 48 months, typically developing or with autism spectrum disorder/developmental delay

Compensation:
Evaluations, study visits, and study drug are provided at no cost. and family gets $50 per site visit.


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Child Language & Literacy Lab

Looking For:

Preschool and school-age children

Compensation:
Language evaluations at no cost to you.


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KidTalk Social Communication Intervention for Children with Down Syndrome

Looking For:

30 to 54 month old children with Down syndrome who:

  • use less than 50 words spontaneously
  • use English as the home language
  • live within 40 miles of the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center
  • do not have significant hearing/vision impairments

Compensation:
We offer language intervention & assessments at no cost to the family.


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KidTalk: Social Communication Intervention for Children With Autism Who Have Delayed Language

Looking For:

Children with autism between 3 and 4.5 years old

Compensation:
Assessments and intervention at no cost.


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Language Delay and Musical Skills: Is this a pathway for improvement?

Looking For:

5-7-year-old children with language delay/language impairment

Compensation:
$150 in gift cards ($30 gift card for the screening visit and a $60 gift card for each completed study visit) Results of standardized testing will be provided at no cost.


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Parent-Child Music Class from The SeRENADe Project: Social and Rhythmic Engagement (Child with ASD)

Looking For:
Children 2-4 years old, with and without autism spectrum disorder, and their parents who are interested in participating in a research study involving small group, weekly parent-child music classes.

Compensation:
Up to $50 for completion of all study activities and music classes at no cost to families.


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The Children's eBook Project

Looking For:
Children between the ages of 33 - 60 months and a parent/guardian.

Compensation:
As a thank you for participation your child will receive a children’s book or small toy, and you will receive $10 for your time.


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