On November 10th, we held a Training Session on Language Difficulties organized alongside with the UOC in Palma

On November, 10th we organized a Training Session on Language Difficulties, alongside with Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. This event took place in Sa Riera a building from the University of the Balearic Islands in Palma city center, during all day. Attendees could enjoy presentations by Eva Aguilar-Mediavila, Alejandra González-Parr, Victor Sánchez, Mario Valera y Alberto Sánchez from … Continue reading “On November 10th, we held a Training Session on Language Difficulties organized alongside with the UOC in Palma”

We are at the 17th International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association Conference in Malta

The  17th International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association Conference in Malta is celebrated this week in collaboration with ICPLA (The International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association). Eva Aguilar, I+DEL member had done a presentation about ‘Speech profiles in Spanish- Catalan children with developmental language disorder (DLD)’, apart from moderating the same session.  During these past 3 days, different … Continue reading “We are at the 17th International Clinical Phonetics and Linguistics Association Conference in Malta”

Palma will held the 9th National and Ibero-American Congress of Dyslexia and other Specific Learning Difficulties

On November 23th, 24th and 25th of November Palma will held the 9th National and Ibero-American Congress of Dyslexia and other Specific Learning Difficulties. Its main goal is focused in quality education. This event will take place in Gran Meliá Victoria Hotel (Joan Miró Avenue, 21) For further information related to the event, speakers or activities … Continue reading “Palma will held the 9th National and Ibero-American Congress of Dyslexia and other Specific Learning Difficulties”

We are attending the 3rd International Week at the Faculty of Education organized by the University of Palacký (Czech Republic)

Eva Aguilar is currently in the Czech Republic. The 3rd International week at the Faculty of Education at the Palacký University is held in Olomouc. This gathering‘s main goal rises from the idea that researchers and professors from different Faculties of Education should meet and share their ideas and experiences. This meetings generates new relationships, promoting different … Continue reading “We are attending the 3rd International Week at the Faculty of Education organized by the University of Palacký (Czech Republic)”

We attended the 3rd Iberoamerican congress about Dyslexia, organized by Disfam

On September 28th and 29th was held in Buenos Aires (Argentina) the 3rd IberoAmerican congress about Dyslexia, organized by Disfam. DISFAM is a Spanish entity created in 2002, integrated by families with children with dyslexia, dyslexic adults and professionals from different origins worried about the learning difficulties at different stages. Disfam is part of the European Association … Continue reading “We attended the 3rd Iberoamerican congress about Dyslexia, organized by Disfam”

“Foreigners in their own language”, an article by Eva Aguilar for Diario de Mallorca and Diario de Ibiza

An article was published in the Diario de Mallorca and Diario de Ibiza written by Eva Aguilar, senior lecturer at the Balearic Islands University and I+DEL member. This article explains how children feel when suffering from SLI, letting us think about the experience we have when we try to communicate with other people that does not speak the same … Continue reading ““Foreigners in their own language”, an article by Eva Aguilar for Diario de Mallorca and Diario de Ibiza”

New results on the relation between bilingualism and executive functions presented on the I International Joint Experimental Psychology Congress at Madrid

From the 3rd to 6th of July, we were at the First Joint Congress of SEPEX held in Madrid. This new initiative was organized by some of the most relevant Experimental Psychology Societies on Europe, namely the Sociedad Española de Psicología Experimental (SEPEX), the Sociedad Española de Psicofisiología y Neurociencia Cognitiva y Afectiva (SEPNECA) and … Continue reading “New results on the relation between bilingualism and executive functions presented on the I International Joint Experimental Psychology Congress at Madrid”