Vanderbilt Kennedy Center

Studies related to Toddlers

Current as of 4/16/2014

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Overview

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KidTalk Down Syndrome Social Communication Intervention Project

    Looking for:

    30 to 54 month old children with Down syndrome who:

    • have between 2 and 50 productive words or signs
    • use English as the home language
    • live within 30 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 Down Syndrome Social Communication Intervention Project

    Looking for:

    30 to 54 month old children with Down syndrome who:

    • have between 2 and 50 productive words or signs
    • use English as the home language
    • live within 30 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.

read more about this study


Survey on Television Habits of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

    Looking for:

    Parents of children 2 to 16 years old with an autism spectrum disorder

    Compensation:

    Information about what we discover will be shared with you.

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Talk, Talk, Talk: The Emergence of Language

    Looking for:

    • Typically developing children
    • 12 months to 6 years

    Compensation:

    Children receive a toy or book

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Telling a Story: A Language Study

    Looking for:

    Typically developing children from 2 ½ years to 5 years of age

    Compensation:

    An age-appropriate children’s book at study completion and information about their child's speech and language skills.

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The Effects of Visual and Auditory Stimulation on Exploration in Infancy

    Looking for:

    12-24 month infants with hearing loss

    Compensation:

    A T-shirt, toy or book, as well as $25.

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Williams Syndrome Research: A whole person approach

    Looking for:

    Persons with Williams Syndrome

    Compensation:

    varies

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