Project Detail
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Related services intervention for expressive and receptive language skills in autism spectrum disorder and in cognitive impairment  

This is a development grant; researchers are systematically developing an intervention intended to improve the expressive and receptive language skills of preschool children with autism spectrum disorders and those with cognitive impairments. Project Status
ONGOING

2010

Funder Department of Education
Fiscal Year Funding $301,995.00
Current Award Period 2008-2012
Project Number R324A080143
Principal Investigator Camarata, Steven
Received ARRA Funding? No
Strategic Plan Question Question 4: Which Treatments And Interventions Will Help? (Treatments)
Subcategory Behavioral
Strategic Plan Objective New! Green dot: Objective has greater than or equal to the recommended funding. 4LD. Support at least five community-based studies that assess the effectiveness of interventions and services in broader community settings by 2015. Such studies may include comparative effectiveness research studies that assess the relative effectiveness of: o Different and/or combined medical, pharmacological, nutritional, behavioral, service-provision, and parent- or caregiver-implemented treatments; o Scalable early intervention programs for implementation in underserved, low-resource, and low-literacy populations; and o Studies of widely used community intervention models for which extensive published data are not available. Outcome measures should include assessment of potential harm as a result of autism treatments, as well as positive outcomes. IACC Recommended Budget: $37,500,000 over 5 years.
Federal or Private? Federal
Institution Vanderbilt University
State/Country Tennessee
Web Link 1 Related services intervention for expressive and receptive language skills in autism spectrum disorder and in cognitive impairment (External web link)
Web Link 2 No URL available.
Web Link 3 No URL available.
New! History/Related Projects Related services intervention for expressive and receptive language skills in autism spectrum disorder and in cognitive impairment | $301,995.00 | 2009 | R324A080143
Related services intervention for expressive and receptive language skills in autism spectrum disorder and in cognitive impairment | $295,657.00 | 2008 | R324A080143