Autism Study

24- and 36-month visit: Observational

Project Details


6-, 9-, 12-, and 18-month visits

Mullen Scales of Early Learning:
This scale is used to measure your baby's overall learning and development. It helps us look at language, thinking, and physical development.

MacArthur-Bates Communicative Development Inventory:
You will make note of gestures and words that your baby is using.

Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule:
This play schedule assesses symptoms of autism listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, and will be conducted by a trained clinician.

This study is funded by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number R01HD072018.