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UC Davis MIND Institute

UC Davis MIND Institute

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Laboratory on Language Development in Neurodevelopmental Disorders

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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.
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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.
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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. DOI: 10.1177/0271121413476348
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McDuffie, A., Kover, S. T., Hagerman, R., & Abbeduto, L. (2012). Investigating Word Learning in Fragile X Syndrome: A Fast-Mapping Study. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 1-16. Article (PDF)

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

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. Article (PDF)

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

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. Article (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. Article (PDF)

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 Article (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.Article (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. Article (PDF) 

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.  Article (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. Article (PDF) 

Finestack, L.H., Richmond, E.K., & Abbeduto, L. (2009).  Language development in individuals with fragile X syndrome. Topics in Language Disorders, 29, 133-149.  Article (PDF)

Abbeduto, L., Murphy, M.M., Kover, S.T. Giles, N.D., Karadottir, S., Amman, A.,...Nollin, K.A. (2008).  Signaling noncomprehension of language: A comparison of fragile X syndrome and Down syndrome. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 113(3), 214-230.  Article (PDF) 

Abbeduto, L., Brady, N., & Kover, S.T. (2007).  Language development and fragile X syndrome: Profiles, syndrome-specificity, and within-syndrome differences. Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews, 13, 36-46.  Article (PDF)

Abbeduto, L., & McDuffie, A. (2007).  Language learning and use as embedded social activities: Evidence from autism and fragile X syndrome. Language disorders from a developmental perspective: Essays in honor of Robin S. Chapman (pp. 195-214). Mahwah, NJ US: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Publishers.

Head, L., & Abbeduto, L. (2007).  Recognizing the role of parents in developmental outcomes: A systems approach to evaluating the child with developmental disabilities. Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews, 13(4), 293-301.  Article (PDF)

Murphy, M., & Abbeduto, L. (2007).  Gender differences in repetitive language in fragile X syndrome. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 51(5), 387-400.  Article (PDF)

Murphy, M., Abbeduto, L., Schroeder, S., & Serlin, R. (2007).  Contribution of social and information-processing factors to eye-gaze avoidance in fragile X syndrome. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 112(5), 349-360.  Article (PDF)

Lewis, P., Abbeduto, L., Murphy, M., Giles, N., Schroeder, S., Orsmond, G., et al. (2006).  Psychological well-being of mothers of youth with fragile X syndrome: Syndrome specificity and within-syndrome variability. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 50(12), 894-904.  Article (PDF)

Lewis, P., Abbeduto, L., Murphy, M., Richmond, E., Giles, N., Bruno, L., et al. (2006).  Cognitive, language and social-cognitive skills of individuals with Fragile X Syndrome with and without autism. Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, 50(7), 532-545.  Article (PDF)

Abbeduto, L., Seltzer, M., Shattuck, P., Krauss, M., Orsmond, G., & Murphy, M. (2004).  Psychological well-being and coping in mothers of youths with autism, Down Syndrome, or Fragile X Syndrome. American Journal on Mental Retardation, 109(3), 237-254.  Article (PDF) 

Abbeduto, L., Murphy, M.M., Cawthon, S.W., Richmond, E.K., Weissman, M.D., Karadottir, S., & O'Brien, A. (2003).  Receptive language skills of adolescents and young adults with Down or fragile X syndrome. American Journal of Mental Retardation, 108(3), 149-160.  Article (PDF) 

Abbeduto, L., Pavetto, M., Kesin, E., Weissman, M.D., Karadottir, S., O'Brien, A., & Cawthon, S. (2001).  The linguistic and cognitive profile of Down syndrome: Evidence from a comparison with fragile X syndrome. Down Syndrome Research and Practice, 7(1), 9-15.  Article (PDF) 

Abbeduto, L. & Hagerman, R.J. (1997). Language and communication in fragile X syndrome.  Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities Research Reviews, 3, 313-322.  Article (PDF) 

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