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Child Language and Literacy Lab
Looking For:Children must be between 5 and 12 years of age and have a distorted "s" and/or "z" production
Compensation:An age-appropriate book
Child Language & Literacy Lab
Preschool and school-age children
Compensation:Language evaluations at no cost to you.
Do you have a son or daughter with Fragile X syndrome in or entering the last year of high school?
Young adult with Fragile X syndrome in or entering the last year of high school
Help us understand the relationship between early language and number skills!
Children ages 3-4
Is your child's language delayed? (Vanderbilt KIDTALK)
27 to 30 month old children who:
Compensation:Families will be compensated for their time as well as receiving toys and books for their child.
Language Delay and Musical Skills: Is this a pathway for improvement?
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.
Music in Children and Families Online Survey Study
Looking For:Parent of a child 6 months to 5 years of age
Participants can enter a lottery to win (1/30 chance) a $25 Amazon gift card for their participation.
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.
SLIDES: Teaching Symbolic Language to Children with Down syndrome
18 to 42 month old children with Down syndrome who have between 1 and 50 productive words or signs in English.
Compensation:Assessments and intervention at no cost to you. Use of an iPad for the child during the study.
The Children's eBook Project
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.
Words for Thoughts and Feelings
Children ages 3-6
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