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Language diversity, language disorder and FASD

In the highly verbal environments that are common to justice systems, language disorder and language difference may result in a young person misunderstanding legal information and expectations placed on them and not being adequately understood by the justice workforce.

Publication: International Journal of Law and Psychiatry

Date: November 2018

Authors: Kippin, JN, Leitao, S, Watkins, R, Finlay-Jones, A, Condon, C, Marriott, R, Mutch, RC, Bower, C

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