Language functioning and deficits following pediatric traumatic brain injury. Academic Article uri icon


  • The purpose of this article is to provide a current review of language functioning and deficits following traumatic brain injury (TBI), specifically among the pediatric population. This paper will: (a) outline the manner in which these deficits may impede functioning across environments; (b) review methods of assessing language functioning within this population; and (c) discuss empirically supported interventions to address noted language deficits as they present in pediatric TBI.

published proceedings

  • Appl Neuropsychol

author list (cited authors)

  • Sullivan, J. R., & Riccio, C. A.

citation count

  • 37

complete list of authors

  • Sullivan, Jeremy R||Riccio, Cynthia A

publication date

  • January 2010