Do bilinguals get less distracted? Results from an auditory-visual Oddball task

Presented at XIV International Symposium of Psycholinguistics (Tarragona, April 10th – 13th, 2019) Authors Daniel Adrover-Roig *, Raúl López-Penadés, Victor Sanchez-Azanza , Lucía Buil-Legaz , Fabrice Parmentier & Eva Aguilar Mediavilla Corresponding author daniel.adrover@uib.es Abstract Forty-eight monolingual and 60 bilingual young adults performed an auditory-visual oddball task in which they categorized digits as odd or even … Continue reading “Do bilinguals get less distracted? Results from an auditory-visual Oddball task”

#CongrésTéNomDeDona Women researchers at the Balearic Islands University

On december 12th, the Balearic Islands University has honored the women doing research at the university, considering their important role in science. #CongrésTéNomDeDona (Congress is a woman’s name) campaign talks about considering women highly than it has been done. This project has been developed around two different but complementary things. First of all, there’s a … Continue reading “#CongrésTéNomDeDona Women researchers at the Balearic Islands University”

We organized a Workshop for Health workers focused on Language Disorder

On November, 28th we organized a Training for Health workers focused on Language Disorder, that takes part from a Refresher Course in Mental-Health in Kids and Teenargers (2018)  During that morning, I+DEL members were talking about Neurodevelopmental Disorders, different types of Language Disorder, Language disorder associated with biomedical conditions: ASD, intellectual disability and deafness; comorbidity … Continue reading “We organized a Workshop for Health workers focused on Language Disorder”

On November 15th, 16th and 17th we were at the AITANA Congress in Palma.

On November 15th, 16th and 17th we were at the  International Congress of Clinical and Health Psychology on Children and Adolescents (AITANA) that has arrived this year 2018 to Mallorca. It comes from a long journey that began in Elche in 2011, when it was only a national congress of basically university scope. It has been … Continue reading “On November 15th, 16th and 17th we were at the AITANA Congress in Palma.”

Characteristics and behavioral difficulties in preadolescents with a history of Specific Language Impairment

  Presented at International Congress of Clinical and Health Psychology on Children and Adolescents (AITANA)     Authors Aguilar-Mediavilla, E., Valera-Pozo, M., Buil-Legaz, L. Contact with the main author eva.aguilar@uib.es Abstract People with specific language disorder (SLI) have a history of problems regarding language acquisition without the presence of those variables that tend to explain this issue such as, … Continue reading “Characteristics and behavioral difficulties in preadolescents with a history of Specific Language Impairment”

Eva Aguilar, PhD interviewed on IB3 Radio talking about Specific Language Disorder

On November, 15th IB3 Radio interviewied Eva Aguilar, PhD about the Specific Language Disorder. This interview was related to the Training session about Language Difficulties that we organized alongside with Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. If interested, you can listen to the interview here. (Keep in mind that the interview is done half in Spanish and half in Catalan)

Agenda 2030 awards for Social Transformation and Sustainable Human Development for Final Degree Projects and Final Master Projects

The University of the Balearic Islands (UIB) have created a commitment with Agenda 2030. The OCDS, office in charge of solidarity and cooperation, next to Campus vice Rectorate, Cooperation and Healthy University summoned the Agenda 2030 awards for the Social Transformation and Sustainable Human Development for Final Degree Projects and Final Master Projects of official studies … Continue reading “Agenda 2030 awards for Social Transformation and Sustainable Human Development for Final Degree Projects and Final Master Projects”