Intervention for mixed receptive–expressive language impairment: a review

@article{Boyle2010InterventionFM,
  title={Intervention for mixed receptive–expressive language impairment: a review},
  author={James M. E. Boyle and Elspeth McCartney and Anne O'hare and James Law},
  journal={Developmental Medicine \& Child Neurology},
  year={2010},
  volume={52}
}
Studies indicate that language impairment that cannot be accounted for by factors such as below‐average non‐verbal ability, hearing impairment, behaviour or emotional problems, or neurological impairments affects some 6% of school‐age children. Language impairment with a receptive language component is more resistant to intervention than specific expressive or phonological delays, and carries a greater risk of comorbid behavioural difficulties as well as adverse outcomes for language… 

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