The Impact of Social Cognition on Word Learning in ASD

The Language Acquisition and Brain Laboratory (QLAB) at the University of Delaware directed by Zhenghan Qi, MD/PhD,  is looking for participants for a brain imaging study to understand language learning in children.

Is my child eligible?

We are looking for participants who are:

  1. Native speakers of English.
  2. English monolinguals (i.e., no extensive exposure to a language other than English before age 5).
  3. Located in the United States and can use Zoom to meet virtually.
  4. Between the ages of 6 to 10 years 11 months.

What does the study involve?

1. Zoom meeting 1: Going on a virtual store tour! (60 minutes)
2. Zoom meeting 2: Listening to short and exciting stories! (60 minutes)

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