Early Language in Victoria Study (ELVS)

Research area: Clinical Sciences > Speech and Language | Status: Active

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This study is investigating the genetic and neural contributions to speech and language disorders.

We are inviting children and adults who have a speech or language disorder and their family members to take part in this Australia-wide study.

We are inviting children and adults who have a speech or language disorder and their family members to take part in this Australia-wide study.

Overview

The Early Language in Victoria Study (ELVS) aims to learn more about how language develops from infancy (eight months) to adolescence and in particular, why language development is more difficult for some children. This information will be helpful in developing early intervention and prevention programs for children.

Lily Farrington's Amazing Developmental Language Disorder Animation

Lily, a young woman with Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) explains what it is like to live with this condition. Everyone who watches this video will learn something valuable about DLD. Made by @ilaria.illustrates (on Instagram).

 

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