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What does DLD stand for?

DLD stands for Developmental Language Disorder

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Contributed by psychiatrists, psychologists, pediatricians, neurologists, and other researchers from across the globe, the 26 chapters cover medical and genetic aspects, epidemiology, life course, assessment, features, outcomes, research advances, and interventions for Down, Tourette, Fragile X, Williams, Prader-Willi, Smith-Magenis, and Angelman syndromes; Rett disorder; tuberous sclerosis complex; acquired brain injury; ADHD; autism; epileptic and fetal alcohol disorders; extreme deprivation; developmental language disorders and intellectual disability; preterm and low birth weight babies; and other disorders.
Called GAPS (Grammar and Phonology Screening), the test has been developed by Professor Heather van der Lely, who is director of the Centre for Developmental Language Disorders and Cognitive Neuroscience at University College London (UCL).