Research in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Lab


Friedman, L., Sterling, A., Smith DaWalt, L., & Mailick, M. (in press). Conversational language is a predictor of vocational independence and friendship in adults with ASD. Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders. PMCID: PMC In Progress.

Lorang, E., Venker, C., & Sterling, A. (in press). An investigation into maternal use of telegraphic input to children with Down syndrome. Journal of Child Language. PMCID: PMC In Progress.

Friedman, L., & Sterling, A. (2019). A review of language, executive function, and intervention in autism spectrum disorder. Seminars in Speech and Language, 40(4):291-304. doi: 10.1055/s-0039-1692964. PMCID: PMC In Progress.

Friedman, L., Lorang, E., & Sterling, A. (2019). The use of demonstratives and personal pronouns in fragile X syndrome and autism spectrum disorder. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 33, 420-436. PMCID: PMC6481616.

Lorang, E., Sterling, A., Schroeder, B . (2018). Maternal responsiveness to gestures in children with Down syndrome. American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 27, 1018-1029. PMCID: PMC6195023.

Lorang, E., & Sterling, A., & the ELS Consortium (2017). The impact of gesture use in fragile X syndrome and Down syndrome. Autism & Developmental Language Impairments, 2. doi: 10.1177/2396941517745673. PMCID: PMC6191055.

Sterling, A. (2018). Grammar in boys with idiopathic autism spectrum disorder and boys with fragile X syndrome plus autism spectrum disorder. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 17;61(4):857-869. PMCID: PMC6194944.

Friedman, L., Sterling, A., & Barton-Hulsey, A. (2018). Gaze avoidance and perseverative language in fragile X syndrome and autism spectrum disorder: Brief report. Developmental Neurorehabilitiation, 21, 137-140. PMCID: PMC6236677.

Sterling, A., & Warren, S.F. (2018). Parenting of children with Down syndrome compared to fragile X syndrome: Brief report. Developmental Neuorehabilitation, 21, 64-67. PMCID: PMC6247901.

Movaghar, A., Mailick, M., Sterling, A., Greenberg, J., & Saha, K. (2017). Automated screening for fragile X premutation carriers based on linguistic and cognitive computational phenotyping. Scientific Reports, 7, 2674. PMCID: PMC5454004.

Haebig, E., & Sterling, A. (2016). Investigating the Receptive-Expressive Vocabulary Profile in Neurodevelopmental DisordersJournal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 47, 260-274. PMCID: PMC5310965.

Haebig, E., Sterling, A., Hoover, J.R. (2016). Examining the language phenotype in children with typical development, specific language impairment, and fragile X syndromeJournal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 59, 1046-1058. PMCID: PMC5345553.

Brady, N., Warren, S.F., Keller, J., & Sterling, A. (2014). The effect of sustained maternal responsivity on later vocabulary development in children with fragile X syndromeJournal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 57, 212-226. PMCID: PMC3864610

Sterling, A.M., & Warren, S.F. (2014). Maternal responsivity in mothers of young children with Down syndromeDevelopmental Neurorehabilitation, 17, 306-317.PMCID: PMC4113603

Berry-Kravis, E., Doll, E., Sterling, A., Kover, S.T., Schroeder, S.M., Mathur, S., & Abbeduto, L. (2013). Development of an expressive language sampling procedure in fragile X syndrome: A pilot studyJournal of Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics, 34, 245-251. PMCID: PMC3654391

Finestack, L.H., Sterling, A.M., & Abbeduto, L. (2013). Discriminating Down syndrome and fragile X syndrome based on language abilityJournal of Child Language, 40, 244-265. PMCID: PMC3532435.

Sterling, A.M., Mailick, M., Greenberg, J., Warren, S.F., & Brady, N. (2013). Language dysfluencies in females with the FMR1 premutationBrain and Cognition, 82, 84-90. PMCID: PMC3625470

Sterling, A.M., Warren, S.F., Brady, N., & Fleming, K. (2013). Influences on maternal responsivity in mothers of children with fragile X syndromeAmerican Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 118, 310-326. PMCID: PMC4088940

Sterling, A.M., & Abbeduto, L. (2012). Language development in school-age females with fragile X syndromeJournal of Intellectual and Disability Research, 56, 974-983. PMCID: PMC3627376

Sterling, A.M., Barnum, L, Skinner, D., Warren, S.F., & Fleming, K. (2012). Parenting young children with and without fragile X syndromeAmerican Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 117, 194-206. PMCID: PMC3583206

Sterling, A.M., Rice, M., & Warren, S.F. (2012). Finiteness marking in boys with fragile X syndromeJournal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 55, 1704-1715. PMCID: PMC3583205

Abbeduto, L., & Sterling, A.M. (2011). Language development and fragile X syndromePerspectives on Language Learning and Education, 18, 87-97.

Warren SF, Brady N, Sterling A, Fleming K, Marquis J. (2010) Maternal responsivity predicts language development in young children with fragile X syndromeAmerican Journal on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 115(1):54-75. doi: 10.1352/1944-7558-115.1.54. PMCID: PMC3045825

Brady, N., Warren, S.F., Sterling, A. (2009). Interventions aimed at improving child language by improving maternal responsivityInternational Review of Research in Mental Retardation, 37, 333-357. PMCID: PMC3038596