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An Examination of the Psychological and Behavioural Factors in the Development of Language Retardation in Twins

  • A.C. Sandbank (a1) and G.A. Brown (a1)

Abstract

Using therapeutic intervention, the psychological and behavioural factors in the development of language retardation in two pairs of 4-year-old MZ twins have been examined. Although some factors are common to those found in singletons with language retardation, the factors peculiar to the twin situation are highlighted.

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Buryfields Child Guidance Clinic, Lawn Road, Guildford, Surrey GU2 5AZ, U.K.

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An Examination of the Psychological and Behavioural Factors in the Development of Language Retardation in Twins

  • A.C. Sandbank (a1) and G.A. Brown (a1)

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