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Neurodevelopmental Disorders Across the LifespanA neuroconstructivist approach$
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Emily K. Farran and Annette Karmiloff-Smith

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199594818

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199594818.001.0001

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Adult outcomes and integration into society

Adult outcomes and integration into society

(p.103) Chapter 5 Adult outcomes and integration into society
Neurodevelopmental Disorders Across the Lifespan

Chris Stinton

Patricia Howlin

Oxford University Press

This chapter provides an overview of outcomes in adult life for individuals with Williams syndrome (WS), focusing on areas such as physical and mental health, social outcomes, and cognitive and linguistic functioning. Using data from cross-sectional and longitudinal cohorts, current research in the field highlights areas of promise and those of concern for the future of individuals with WS as they enter their early and middle adult years.

Keywords:   Williams syndrome, adult life, physical health, mental health, social outcomes, cognitive function, linguistic abilities

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