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January 2018

Processing of Jokes in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Agenesis of the Corpus Callosum- Research Opportunity

January 11, 2018
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Thursday, repeating until June 30, 2018

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(IRB #17-042) This study will attempt to determine how individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and individuals with agenesis of the corpus callosum (AgCC) process humor. I am looking for 18-30 year olds with either of these diagnoses to participate in this study. Exclusion criteria: overall IQ of less than 70, any recorded head trauma, or a diagnosis of another medically significant disorder. The procedure involves an informal interview, standardized linguistic and psychological testing, and electroencephalography during a computerized task.…

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