Latest publications (2019 – in press)

 

  • Dindar, K & Loukusa, S. (2019). The current situation and development trend of interventions for children with autism spectrum disorder in Finland. In X. Hu & E. Kärnä (Eds.), Educating Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders in China and Finland. Singapore: Springer Verlag.
  • Gabbatore, I., Bosco, F., Mäkinen, L. Ebeling, H., Hurtig, T. & Loukusa, S. (2019). Investigating pragmatic abilities in young Finnish adults using the Assessment Battery for Communication. Intercultural pragmatics, 16, 27–56.
  • Huttunen, K., Erixon, E., Löfkvist, U., Mäki-Torkko, E. (2019). The impact of permanent early-onset unilateral hearing impairment in children – A systematic review. International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology, 120, 173–183.
  • Lahti-Nuuttila, P., Laasonen, M., Smolander, S., Kunnari, S., Arkkila, E. & Service, E. (accepted). Language acquisition of early sequentially bilingual children is moderated by short-term memory for order in developmental language disorder: Findings from the HelSLI study. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders.
  • Lahti-Nuuttila, P., Service, E., Smolander, S., Kunnari, S., Arkkila, E. & Laasonen, M. (2021). Short-term memory for serial order moderates aspects of language in children with developmental language disorder: Findings from the HelSLI study. Frontiers in Psychology. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2021.608069
  • Löytömäki, J., Ohtonen, P., Laakso, M-L. & Huttunen, K. (2020). The role of linguistic and cognitive factors in emotion recognition difficulties in children with ASD, ADHD or DLD. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 55(2), 231–242. DOI: 10.1111/1460-6984.12514. Available on-line at: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/epdf/10.1111/1460-6984.12514
  • Martikainen, A-L., Savinainen-Makkonen, T. & Kunnari, S. (2020). Speech inconsistency and its association with speech production, phonological awareness and nonword repetition skills. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics. Advance online publication https://doi.org/10.1080/ 02699206.2020.1827296
  • Martikainen, A-L., Savinainen-Makkonen, T. & Kunnari, S. (2019). Intra-word consistency and accuracy in Finnish children aged 3-6 years. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 33, 815–830.
  • Martikainen, A-L., Savinainen-Makkonen, T., Laukkanen-Nevala, P., & Kunnari, S. (2019). Intra-word accuracy and consistency in Finnish-speaking children with speech sound disorder compared to their typically developing peers. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics. Advance online publication https://doi.org/10.1080/02699206.2019.1696610
  • Mäkinen, L., Gabbatore, I., Loukusa, S., Kunnari, S. & Schneider, P. (2019). A Comparison of Picture-based Narratives by Finnish, Italian and English-speaking Children. Early Education and Development, 31, 395–410.
  • Raatikainen, V., Korhonen, V., Borchardt, V., Huotari, N., Helakari, H., Kananen, J., Raitamaa, L., Joskitt, L., Loukusa, S., Hurtig, T., Ebeling, H., Uddin, L.Q. & Kiviniemi, V. (2019). Probabilistic lag mapping reveals atypical brain information flow in autism spectrum disorder. Autism Research, 13, 244–258.
  • Rantalainen, K., Paavola-Ruotsalainen, L., Akakortes, J., Carter, A., Ebeling, H. & Kunnari, S. (2021). Early vocabulary development: Relationships with prelinguistic skills and early social-emotional/behavioral problems and competencies. Infant Behavior and Development, 62. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.infbeh.2020.101525
  • Smolander, S., Laasonen, M., Arkkila, E., Lahti-Nuuttila, P. & Kunnari, S. (2021). L2 vocabulary acquisition of early sequentially bilingual children with TD and DLD affected differently by exposure and age of onset. International Journal of Language and Communication Disorders, 56, 72–89.
  • Välimaa, T., Kunnari, S.M., Laukkanen-Nevala, P., & Ertmer, D.J. (2019). Vocal development in infants and toddlers with bilateral cochlear implants and infants with normal hearing. Journal of Speech, Language and Hearing Research, 62, 1296–1308. https://doi.org/10.1044/2018_JSLHR-S-18-0260