About Professor Kevin Durkin

Kevin Durkin is Professor of Psychology at the University of Strathclyde, UK. He has previously held a Chair at the University of Western Australia and was Director of the UWA Child Development Centre. He has a long-established interest in language difficulties and child development. He has written a large number of journal articles and books for academics and practitioners, and is editor of the journal First Language. For the past ten years he has been co-directing the longitudinal study of SLI with Gina Conti-Ramsden.