Screening for pragmatic language impairment: the potential of the children's communication checklist.

@article{Ketelaars2009ScreeningFP,
  title={Screening for pragmatic language impairment: the potential of the children's communication checklist.},
  author={Mieke Pauline Ketelaars and Juliane M Cuperus and John van Daal and Kino Jansonius and Ludo Verhoeven},
  journal={Research in developmental disabilities},
  year={2009},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={952-60}
}
The present study examines the validity of the Dutch Children's Communication Checklist (CCC) for children in kindergarten in a community sample, in order to assess the feasibility of using it as a screening instrument in the general population. Teachers completed the CCC for a representative sample of 1396 children at kindergarten level, taken from 53 primary schools in The Netherlands. The CCC was also completed for a clinical group consisting of children with SLI in special education… CONTINUE READING