Conference - February 2006

"Communication disorders in childhood"

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Keynote Presenter:

Professor Dorothy Bishop

Title:

Auditory perceptual deficits and language disorders in children:
Is there a causal connection?

Title:

Exploring the boundaries of autistic disorder
 
Access to Prof Bishop’s original source papers are available on her website:  http://www.psy.ox.ac.uk/oscci
 
 

Presenter:

Dr Genevieve McArthur

Title:

Sound discrimination training in children with specific language impairment
and children with dyslexia
 
 

Presenter:

Professor Denis Burnham

Title:

Cross-modal contributions to speech perception in infants and young children
 
For queries relating to this presentation, you may contact Professor Burnham at email: d.burnham@uws.edu.au
 
 

Presenter:

Professor Margot Prior

Title:

The boundaries and distinctiveness of autism: Comparisons involving children
with specific language impairment and obsessive compulsive disorder
 
 

Presenter:

Professor Candi Peterson

Title:

Links between social behaviour, conversational opportunity and theory of mind in high-functioning children with autism