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UC Davis MIND Institute

UC Davis MIND Institute

Publications

Laboratory on Language Development in Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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2015

Benjamin, D. P., McDuffie, A. S., Thurman, A. J., Kover, S. T., Mastergeorge, A. M., Hagerman, R. J., & Abbeduto, L. (2015).  Effect of Speaker Gaze on Word Learning in Fragile X Syndrome: A Comparison With Nonsyndromic Autism Spectrum Disorder.  Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 1-13.  (PDF)

 

McDuffie, A., Oakes, A., Machalicek, W., Thurman, A. J., Summers, S., Stewart, A., Abbeduto, L. (2015).  Play with objects in young males with Fragile X Syndrome: A preliminary study.  Journal of Communication Disorders, Volume 53, Pages 17-29.  (PDF)

 

Thurman, A. J., McDuffie, A., Kover, S., T., Hagerman, R., J., & Abbeduto, L. (In press).  Autism Symptomatology in Boys with Fragile X Syndrome: A Cross Sectional Developmental Trajectories Comparison with Nonsyndromic Autism Spectrum Disorder.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders.  (There is no PDF at this time)


  

2014

Benjamin, D. P., Mastergeorge, A. M., McDuffie, A., Kover, S. T., Hagerman, R. J., & Abbeduto, L. (2014).  Effects of labeling and pointing on object gaze in boys with Fragile X Syndrome: An eye-tracking study.  Research in Developmental Disabilities, 35(11), 2658-2672.  (PDF)

 

Kover, S. T., Haebig, E., Oakes, A., McDuffie, A., Hagerman, R. J., & Abbeduto, L. (2014).  Sentence Comprehension in Boys With Autism Spectrum Disorder.  American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 23, 385-394.  (PDF)

 

Machalicek, W., McDuffie, A., Oakes, A., Ma, M., John Thurman, A., Rispoli, M.J., & Abbeduto, L. (2014).  Examining the operant function of challenging behavior in young males with Fragile X Syndrome: A summary of 12 cases. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 35, 1694-1704.  (PDF)

 

McDuffie, A., Thurman, A. J., Hagerman, R. J., & Abbeduto, L. (2014).  Symptoms of Autism in Males with Fragile X Syndrome: A Comparison to Nonsyndromic ASD Using Current ADI-R Scores.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders(PDF)

 

Thurman, A. J., McDuffie, A., Hagerman, R., & Abbeduto, L. (2014).  Psychiatric symptoms in boys with Fragile X Syndrome: A comparison with nonsyndromic autism spectrum disorder.  Research in Developmental Disabilities, 35(5), 1072-1086.  (PDF)

 

Thurman, A. J., McDuffie, A., Kover, S. T., Hagerman, R., Channell, M. M., Mastergeorge, A., & Abbeduto, L. (2014).  Use of Emotional Cues for Lexical Learning: A Comparison of Autism Spectrum Disorder and Fragile X Syndrome.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 1-20.  (PDF)

 

 


  

2013

Haebig, E., McDuffie, A., & Ellis Weismer, S. (2013).  Brief Report: Parent Verbal Responsiveness and Language Development in Toddlers on the Autism Spectrum.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 43, 2218-2227.  (PDF)

Oakes, A., Kover, S. T., & Abbeduto, L. (2013).  Language comprehension profiles of young adolescents with Fragile X Syndrome.  American Journal of Speech Language Pathology, 22, 615 - 626.  (PDF)

Kover, S., McDuffie, A., Hagerman, R., & Abbeduto, L. (2013).  Receptive vocabulary in boys with autism spectrum disorders: Cross-sectional developmental trajectories.  Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 43, 2696-2709.  (PDF)

 

McDuffie, A., Kover, S. T., Hagerman, R., & Abbeduto, L. (2013).  Investigating Word Learning in Fragile X Syndrome: A Fast-Mapping Study. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 43(7), 1676–1691.  (PDF)

 

McDuffie, A., Machalicek, W., Oakes, A., Haebig, E., Ellis Weismer, S., & Abbeduto, L. (2013).  Video-teleconferencing in early intervention: Pilot study of a naturalistic language intervention.  Topics in Early Childhood Special Education 33, 172-185.  (PDF)


 

2012

Kover, S. T., McDuffie, A., Abbeduto, L., & Brown, W. T. (2012).  Effects of Sampling Context on Spontaneous Expressive Language in Males With Fragile X Syndrome or Down Syndrome.  Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research, 55(4), 1022.  (PDF)

McDuffie, A., Kover, S., Abbeduto, L., Lewis, P. (2012).  Profiles of Receptive and Expressive Language Abilities in Boys With Comorbid Fragile X Syndrome and Autism.  American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Vol. 117, No. 1, 18–32.  (PDF)


 

2011

Pierpont, E., Richmond, E., Abbeduto, L., Kover, S., Brown, W (2011).  Contributions of phonological and verbal working memory to language development in adolescents with Fragile X Syndrome.  Journal Neurodevelopmental Disorders, 3:335–347.  (PDF)

 

Venker, C., McDuffie, A., Ellis Weismer, S., & Abbeduto, L. (2011).  Increasing verbal responsiveness in parents of children with autism: A pilot study.  Autism: International Journal of Research and Practice, 16(6), 568-585.  (PDF)


  

2010

Finestack, L.H., & Abbeduto, L. (2010).  Expressive language profiles of verbally expressive adolescents and young adults with Down syndrome or Fragile X Syndrome.  Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 53, 1334-1348.  (PDF)

 

Kover, S.T. & Abbeduto, L. (2010).  Expressive language in male adolescents with Fragile X Syndrome with and without comorbid autism.  Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 54(3), 246-265.  (PDF)  

 

McDuffie, A., Abbeduto, L., Lewis, P., Kim, J.S., Kover, S., Weber, A., & Brown, W.T. (2010).  Autism spectrum disorder in children and adolescents with Fragile X Syndrome: within-syndrome differences and age-related changes.  American Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Volume 115, Number 4: 307–326.  (PDF) 


 

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