Charles Sturt University
Charles Sturt University

Publications

2010

Dixon, W., Harrison, L. J. & McLeod, S. (2010, November). Association between temperament and speech and language acquisition. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Philadelphia, USA.

Harrison, L. J. & McLeod, S. (2010). Risk and protective factors associated with speech and language impairment in a nationally representative sample of 4 to 5-year-old children. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 53(2), 1-22.

McAllister, L., McCormack, J., McLeod, S., & Harrison, L. J. (2010, May). The Sound Effects Study: Access to and participation in speech pathology services for children with speech impairment. Speech Pathology Australia, Melbourne.

McAllister, L., McCormack, J., McLeod, S., & Harrison, L.J. (2010). Expectations and experiences of accessing and participating in services for childhood speech impairment. Manuscript in submission.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., & McAllister, L. (2010, in submission). Listening to the experiences of children with speech impairment in early childhood. Australian Association for Research in Education, Melbourne.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L., & Harrison, L. J. (2010, August). Using the ICF as a clinical framework: Parents' and professionals' perspectives of the impact of speech impairment in early childhood. International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Athens.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L., & Harrison, L. J. (2010, August). The experience and impact of speech impairment in childhood through the eyes of children and their families. International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Athens.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L., & Harrison, L. J. (2010, May). The Sound Effects Study: The experience and impact of speech impairment in early childhood. Speech Pathology Australia, Melbourne.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., & McAllister, L. (2010, accepted). The impact of speech impairment in early childhood: Investigating parents' and speech-language pathologists' perspectives using the ICF-CY. Journal of Communication Disorders. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcomdis.2010.04.009

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L., & Holliday, E. L. (2010). A different view of talking: How children with speech impairment picture their speech. ACQuiring Knowledge in Speech, Language, and Hearing, 12(1), 10-15.

McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L., & McCormack, J. (2010, July). Speech impairment in 4- to 5-year-old Australian children: Prevalence, severity and service provision. 21st Biennial Meeting of the International Society for the Study of Behavioural Development (ISSBD), Lusaka, Zambia.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L. & Harrison, L. J. (in press, 2010). My speech problem, your listening problem, and my frustration: The experience of living with childhood speech impairment. Language, Speech and Hearing Services in Schools. DOI:10.1044/0161-1461(2009/08-0129)

McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., & McCormack, J. (2010). Children's intelligibility in context. Manuscript in submission.

McLeod, S., McAllister, L., Harrison, L. J., & McCormack, J. (2010, May). The Sound Effects Study: A four-phased study examining speech impairment in a community-based sample of 4- to 5-year-olds. Speech Pathology Australia, Melbourne.

McLeod, S., McAllister, L., Harrison, L. J., & McCormack, J. (2010, May). The Sound Effects Study: Speech impairment in early childhood ascertained by direct assessment, speech pathologist, teacher, parent, and child report. Speech Pathology Australia, Melbourne.

McLeod, S., McCormack, J., & Harrison, L. J. (2010, August). Considering context in the evaluation of intelligibility. International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics, Athens.

McLeod, S., McCormack, J., McAllister, L., & Harrison, L. J. (2010, June). Severity and nature of speech impairment in a community sample of 4- to 5-year-old children. International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association (ICPLA), Oslo, Norway.

Toohill, B., McLeod, S., & McCormack, J. (2010). Speech impairment in Indigenous Australian children. Manuscript in submission.

Toohill, B., McLeod, S., McCormack, J., Harrison, L. J., & McAllister, L. (2010, May). The Sound Effects Study: Speech impairment in Indigenous and non Indigenous Australian children and co-occurrence with difficulties with language, hearing, oro-motor, and pre-literacy. Speech Pathology Australia, Melbourne.

2009

Harrison, L. J., McLeod, S., Berthelsen, D., Walker, S. (2009). Literacy, numeracy, and learning in school-aged children identified as having speech and language impairment in early childhood. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 11(5), 392-403.

Holliday, E. L., Harrison, L. J., & McLeod, S. (2009). Listening to children with communication impairment talking through their drawings. Journal of Early Childhood Research, 7(3), 244-263.

McLeod, S. Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L., & McCormack, J. (2009, December). Correspondence between direct assessment of speech and language impairment in 4- to 5-year-olds and LSAC measures of parent and teacher reported concern. Poster session presented at Growing Up in Australia: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children(LSAC) Research Conference, Melbourne.

Holliday, E., McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J. & McCormack, J. (2009, May). Children draw talking: Nonverbal insights from 4- to 5-year-olds with speech impairment. Speech Pathology Australia, Adelaide.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L. & Harrison, L. J. (2009, September). Children with communication impairment have short- and long-term social, educational and occupational difficulties. Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY) National Conference, Melbourne.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L. & Harrison, L. J., (2009, November). The experience of everyday life for children with speech impairment. American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, New Orleans, USA.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L. & Harrison, L. J. (2009). A systematic review of the association between childhood speech impairment and participation across the lifespan. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 11(2), 155-170.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L. & Harrison, L. J. (2009, May). Parental report of the impact of speech impairment on children's Activities and Participation. Speech Pathology Australia, Adelaide.

McLeod, S. Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L., & McCormack, J. (2009, December). Prevalence of communication impairment in 4- to 5-year-old Australian children. HCSNet Event: The Australian Language and Speech Conference, Sydney.

McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L. & McCormack, J. (2009, September). Children, their parents and teachers describe the impact of communication impairment on children's lives. Australian Research Alliance for Children and Youth (ARACY) National Conference, Melbourne.

McLeod, S. Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L., & McCormack, J. (2009, December). Correspondence between direct assessment of speech and language impairment in 4- to 5-year-olds and LSAC measures of parent and teacher reported concern. Poster session presented at Growing Up in Australia: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) Research Conference, Melbourne.

McLeod, S., & Harrison, L. J. (2009). Epidemiology of speech and language impairment in a nationally representative sample of 4- to 5-year-old children. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 52(5), 1213-1229.

  • Available at: http://jslhr.asha.org/cgi/content/abstract/52/5/1213

McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J. Holliday, E., McCormack, J., & McAllister, L. (2009, May).  Children draw talking: Art exhibition. Speech Pathology Australia National Conference, Adelaide.

2008

Harrison, L. J. &McLeod, S. (2008, November). School adjustment and achievement in children identified as having speech and language impairment at age 4-5 years. Australian Association for Research in Education, Brisbane.

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L., Harrison, L. J. (2008, May). The lifelong effects of childhood speech impairment. New Zealand Speech-Language Therapists Association and Speech Pathology Australia, Auckland, New Zealand.

McCormack, J. & Worrall, L. (2008). The ICF Body Functions and Structures related to communication and swallowing disorders. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 10 (1-2), 9-17.

  • Available at: http://www2.som.uq.edu.au/som/currentstaff/StaffProfiles/Pages/LindyMcAllister.aspx

McLeod, S. & Harrison, L. J. (2008, October). Teacher and parent concern about children's speech and language: Prevalence, risk and protective factors identified in LSAC. Early Childhood Australia National Conference, Canberra.

McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L. & McCormack, J. (2008, May). Identifying children with speech impairment: Correspondence between direct assessment, parent report, and teacher report. New Zealand Speech-Language Therapists Association and Speech Pathology Australia, Auckland, New Zealand.

McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L. & McCormack, J. (2008, June). Epidemiology of speech and language impairment in Australian children aged 4 to 5 years: Prevalence, risk and protective factors. International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association, Istanbul, Turkey.

McLeod, S. & Threats, T. T. (2008). Use of the ICF-CY in paediatric speech-language pathology. International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 10 (1-2), 92-109.

2007

Harrison, L. J. & McLeod, S. (2007, January). Parent and teacher reports of the prevalence of children with communication difficulties. Australian Research in Early Childhood Education (ARECE), Melbourne.

Harrison, L. J. & McLeod, S. (2007, December). Risk factors associated with speech and language impairment at 4-5 years of age. Inaugural Growing Up in Australia: Longitudinal Study of Australian Children (LSAC) Research Conference, Melbourne.

McCormack, J. (2007). Communication impairment in Australian children: A review of recent prevalence studies, ACQuiring Knowledge in Speech-Language Pathology, 9(3), 95-98.

  • Available at: http://www.speechpathologyaustralia.org.au/publications/acq/acq-archives

McCormack, J., McLeod, S., McAllister, L. & Harrison, L. J. (2007, November). Prevalence of communication impairment in Australian children. Poster session presented at American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Boston.

McLeod, S., Harrison, L. J., McAllister, L. & McCormack, J.  (2007, November). Prevalence of speech impairment in 4,983 four-five-year-old Australian children. Poster session presented at American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention, Boston.

McLeod, S., &McCormack, J. (2007). Application of the ICF and ICF-Children and Youth in children with speech impairment. Seminars in Speech and Language, 28(4), 254-264.

  • Available at: http://www.thieme-connect.com/ejournals/abstract/ssl/doi/10.1055/s-2007-986522

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