Lauren Wright-Jones | PhD, MS-SLP, CCC
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The poster will provide an overview of what is known about the dual diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder and Down Syndrome. Two common ways DS-ASD present will be separated into two groups. Identifiable brain differences that distinguish children with DS-ASD from those diagnosed with DS alone will be stated. The importance, obstacles, how to keep individuals with DS-ASD from falling through the cracks will be discussed.
Communication Disorders and Deaf Education
College of Education and Allied Health
Master of Science (MS)
Communication Sciences and Disorders | Speech and Hearing Science | Speech Pathology and Audiology
Fontbonne University Archives
St. Louis, MO
Henne, Brielle, "What is Known about the Dual Diagnosis of ASD and Down Syndrome?" (2020). 2020 Speech-Language Pathology Posters. 14.
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