Welcome to the BLINC Lab! We are a research group dedicated to improving literacy (reading skills) and language (communication skills) of children with neurodevelopmental disorders such as children with autism spectrum disorder, intellectual disability, down syndrome, fragile X, and many others.

We currently have several studies both long and short term that we are working on. Please click on the tab “Projects” above to learn more.

Latest News

Latest Workshop Registration Open! (March 23, 2019 from 2-4pm) We look forward to seeing you soon! Click on this link to sign up.

Families needed for a new study! Commitment is brief – just read to your child like you normally do but with new books and a specialized audio recorder. See flyer to the left for more information. Click on this link to sign up.

NOW SERVING FAMILIES! We are now providing coaching services to families with children with autism ages 4 years old to 8 years old. We want to help you read more to your child and teach you strategies for helping your child to learn more about reading and how to communicate with you during reading. We will continue this project until May 2019 so it is not to late to sign up! Please click on the “Projects” tab above and select “Lsquared” to learn more about this oppurtunity.