Developmental Language Disorder in Older Children and Adolescents

This short booklet has been written for parents, teachers, professionals and the general community in order to raise awareness about the nature and impact of Developmental Language Disorder (DLD) in older children and adolescents. The content covers the many different aspects of oral and written language that are often significantly problematic for these young people, as well as providing a great many ways in which we can all give practical support.


Donations to the Learning Difficulties Coalition of NSW Inc.

This booklet is provided as a free resource. It is also created as a fundraiser for the Learning Difficulties Coalition of NSW Inc (LDC), and if you would like to make a donation please follow the donation link in the left-hand column on


The LDC is a not-for-profit peak body educational and advocacy group providing support and information to parents, teachers and health professionals regarding children and adolescents with language, learning and attention difficulties.


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