Research Noticias: ASHA 2021

(Desplazarse para español) Kylie Dubé’s ASHA Experience Undergraduate alumna, Kylie Dubé, presented her research presentation at the ASHA Convention in 2021. To learn more about her experience, continue reading! “In November of 2021, I presented my honors thesis “Speech Language Pathologists’ Language Choices during Speech/Language Intervention for Bilingual Children” at The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)…

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Research Noticias: New Study About Bilingual AAC Practices

(Scroll for English) Investigando prácticas bilingües de SAAC en comunidades bilingües Un nuevo estudio de investigación desarrollado por Johanna Salisbury-Ferguson, una estudiante de posgrado aquí en UMass Amherst, ya está disponible. El propósito de este proyecto es analizar las diferentes prácticas que los profesionales de la educación y la salud (por ej. patolog@s del habla…

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Sources para Ustedes: Colorín Colorado

(Scroll for English) Colorín Colorado: Recursos bilingües para las familias La información en esta página es muy útil para los padres que están criando niños bilingües. Colorín Colorado ofrece una gran variedad de recursos, vídeos, y consejos sobre cómo apoyar el bilingüismo de su niña/o/e. Algunos temas incluyen los fundamentos de la lectura, la importancia…

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Research Noticias: New Survey Study for SLPs

(Desplazarse para español) Language Choices Used by SLPs During Therapy for Bilingual Children A new study developed by Kylie Dubé, a senior here at UMass Amherst, is now available. The purpose of this study is to analyze the current language choices speech-language pathologists are using while providing intervention for bilingual children with communication disorders. Go…

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Sources para Ustedes: BILINGUISTICS

(Desplazarse para español) BILINGUISTICS: Teletherapy Resources This page (written in English) is a great tool for speech-language pathologists who need quick, free resources to use during teletherapy. Bilinguistics provides an extensive list of video/audio books recorded in both Spanish and English that allow children to be engaged during literacy-based interventions. The videos are categorized in…

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Sources para Ustedes: LEADERS Project

(Desplazarse para español) LEADERS Project Resources for Speech-Language Pathologists The LEADERS Project, founded by Dr. Cate Crowley, offers a variety of beneficial resources for speech-language pathologists of all levels. This page contains video modules, test reviews, evidence-based research articles, and evaluation and therapy materials that allow clinicians to properly assess, diagnose, and treat bilingual children/adolescents.…

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Sources para Ustedes: Portland State University

(Desplazarse para español) Portland State University Multicultural Topics in Communication Sciences and Disorders This page (written in English) provides a variety of resources for speech-language pathologists. Profiles of different languages and cultural considerations can assist SLPs in preparing for evaluation and treatment of a client from a background different from their own. For bilingual SLPs…

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Sources para Ustedes: WIDA

(Desplazarse para español) WIDA Resources for Teachers The information on this page is helpful for teachers to know what to expect from their students as they progress through different levels of English proficiency. There are a series of Can-Do descriptors that can help teachers plan activities that will maximize participation from English language learners at…

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Sources para Ustedes: CDC

(Scroll for English) CDC indicadores del desarollo Esta página es un gran recurso para padres. Describe indicadores en múltiples áreas de desarrollo (social/emocional, lenguaje/comunicación, habilidades cognitivas y motoras) en diferentes edades desde el nacimiento hasta los 5 años. Adicional a las descripciones en forma de texto, también incluye fotos y videos de niños demostrando comportamientos…

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