YOUTH JUSTICE

 

Members of LANGUAGE AND LITERACY IN YOUNG PEOPLE are working with the Banksia Hill NHMRC funded research team at Telethon Kids Institute investigating the communication skills of adolescents in youth justice, many of whom have fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.

 

For further information on the Banksia Hill Study:

https://www.telethonkids.org.au/news--events/news-and-events-nav/2019/impact/banksia-hill-projects-ripple-effect/

 

Completed HDR project (PhD thesis):

Natalie Kippin. (2021). Oral and written communication skills of adolescents in youth justice with and without prenatal alcohol exposure

https://espace.curtin.edu.au/handle/20.500.11937/85447

 

OPEN ACCESS publications from Natalie’s PhD:

 

Kippin, N.R., Leitão, S., Watkins, R., & Finlay-Jones, A. (2021). Oral and written communication skills of adolescents with prenatal alcohol exposure (PAE) compared with those with no/low PAE: A systematic review. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 56, 694-718. Doi: 10.1111/1460-6984.12644

https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/1460-6984.12644

 

Kippin, N.R., Leitão, S., Finlay-Jones, A., Baker, J., & Watkins, R. The oral and written narrative language skills of adolescent students in youth detention and the impact of language disorder. Journal of Communication Disorders, 90, 106088. Doi: 10.1016/j.jcomdis.2021.106088

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021992421000113

 

Kippin, N.R., Leitão, S., Watkins, R., Finlay-Jones, A., Condon, C., Marriott, R., Mutch, R.C., & Bower, C. (2018). Language diversity, language disorder and fetal alcohol spectrum disorder among youth sentenced to detention in Western Australia. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 61, 40-49. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijlp.2018.09.004

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0160252718301602?via%3Dihub

 

Kippin, N., Elliott, E., & Thorne, J. (2020). Social communication problems among children with FASD: Fact sheet for health professionals 3. https://www.fasdhub.org.au/siteassets/blocks/clinical-tip-sheets/social-communication-problems_final_6april2020.pdf