To celebrate May Speech & Hearing month, #CommunicateAwareness, the Communication Science and Disorders Department’s Dr. Esther Kim, Dr. Bill Hodgetts and I participated in today’s @UofARehabMed’ RehabMed Live. It was exciting to pull together our perspectives on connecting with loved ones and overcoming challenges. From our lab’s work, I shared about our Survey findings andContinue reading “@MultilingFamLab on Research on RehabMed Live!”
Early in the isolation and lock-down, we found lots of information about how to communicate with colleagues when working remotely. But we found very little on how to better communicate with family and friends. Although most of us have family and friends who live afar, we often don’t need to use “remote” tools to talkContinue reading “Tips for communicating with family & friends during COVID-19”
Nuestro Laboratorio, en la Universidad de Alberta, está realizando una encuesta de 10 minutos en línea, para aprender más respecto de cómo se comunican los niños durante el COVID-19. Descubre más aquí: https://forms.gle/8jb3HcyPrqzJd4kA6
Our lab is conducting a 10 minute survey to learn more about how children are communicating during COVID-19, including children with communication disorders.Your participation is voluntary. Your answers will help us develop tips for communicating during this crisis. You can take the survey here.
As May Speech and Hearing Month begins, I am excited to share this new resource: an international group of experts have worked together to write a children’s book to help families understand and cope with COVID-19. The book has been translated into 37 languages! You can download it for free. My Hero is You follow’sContinue reading “New multilingual book for kids to help cope with COVID-19”