Profiles of Abilities Study

Location: Boston, MA - Boston University
Start Date: September 1st, 2012
End Date: August 31st, 2018

Researchers from Boston University are investigating the language ability and cognitive profiles of children and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) using standardized assessments and non-invasive EEG. The goal of this project is to gain a scientific understanding of the diverse range of cognitive and language profiles among individuals with ASD. Participation involves 4 visits to Boston University for behavioral testing and a non-invasive. Compensation and small gifts are provided for time and free parking is offered.



We are currently seeking children and young adults with ASD, who are 4 years old to 21 years old, and who have little to no communicative speech.

Contact Information

For more information please contact the Center for Autism Research Excellence at 1-617-358-5910 or at or learn more on our website:


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