Use of the language development survey (LDS) in a national probability sample of children 18 to 35 months old.

@article{Rescorla2002UseOT,
  title={Use of the language development survey (LDS) in a national probability sample of children 18 to 35 months old.},
  author={Leslie A. Rescorla and Thomas M. Achenbach},
  journal={Journal of speech, language, and hearing research : JSLHR},
  year={2002},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={733-43}
}
Data are reported from a national probability sample used to norm the Language Development Survey (LDS; L. Rescorla, 1989) and the Child Behavior Checklist for Ages 1 1/2-5 (CBCL/1 1/25; T. M. Achenbach & L. Rescorla, 2000). Participants were 278 children 18 to 35 months old who were highly diverse in socioeconomic status (SES), ethnic composition, and language background. Vocabulary scores increased markedly with age, were somewhat higher in girls, and were modestly correlated with SES… CONTINUE READING