A latent variable approach to the interplay between natural language switching and executive control processes

Presented at Sepex–Sepneca–Aipexperimental Joint Conference (Madrid, 2018)       Authors Sanchez-Azanza, Victor A.; López-Penadés, Raúl; Adrover Roig, Daniel Corresponding author v.sanchez@uib.es Abstract Language switching (LS) is a common behavior in bilinguals that requires the management of two competing languages by selecting one of them and inhibiting the other, a process involved in language control (LC). … Continue reading “A latent variable approach to the interplay between natural language switching and executive control processes”

Talking about Bullying at the 25th ‘Jornadas de Psicología’ (Psychology days) at the University of the Balearic Islands

Last week the 25th ‘Jornadas de Psicología’ (Psychology days) took place at the University of the Balearic Islands organized by the Students Representatives from the Psychology Degree. During this past week psychology students (mainly, but the inscriptions were open to everybody), could join the conferences talking about different areas in which psychology is present. Our … Continue reading “Talking about Bullying at the 25th ‘Jornadas de Psicología’ (Psychology days) at the University of the Balearic Islands”

Dr. Rolf Steyer’s workshop talking about ‘Theory & analysis of causal conditional and average effects’

Rolf Steyer, PhD from University of Jena (Germany) visited us on March 21st & 22nd to develop a workshop talking about ‘Theory & analysis of causal conditional and average effects’. Several students from the Psychology and Educational degrees joined the workshop along several college graduates currently working on their PhD.

Reading difficulties in kids with hearing impairment and deafness. A conference by Isabel García Gómez, PhD

On February, 23rd we received Isabel García Gómez, Ph.D. at the University of the Balearic Islands. She did a conference talking about the reading difficulties that kids, with hearing impairment and deafness, are facing. In case you weren’t able to join us at the conference or you are interested in taking a look of what … Continue reading “Reading difficulties in kids with hearing impairment and deafness. A conference by Isabel García Gómez, PhD”

Workshop: speech therapy, psychological treatment and educational approach for SLI

On January 27th, Eva Aguilar, Pep Pérez and Mario Varela, I+DEL members joined forces with CREIX in order to create a workshop addressed to professionals (especially teachers). We were offering the participants an opportunity to learn about the adequate tools and strategies for detecting and intervening throughout the different areas affected by Specific Language Impairment. … Continue reading “Workshop: speech therapy, psychological treatment and educational approach for SLI”