This is Part 3 of the five-part series, Personal Narratives Across Diverse Cultures. This course will introduce the Global TALES project (Talking about Lived Experiences in Stories), in which researchers from 9 countries collected personal narratives from 10-year-old children, using a standard protocol. Data from four English speaking countries outlining different coding schemes for appraising children’s performance on this task will be described. This course is presented in partnership with the American Board of Child Language and Language Disorders (ABCLLD).
Course created on August 5, 2020
- After this course, participants will be able to explain the importance of eliciting personal narratives as part of SLPs' routine assessment of language performance in children and adolescents.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to elicit personal narratives using the Global TALES protocol.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how to analyze personal narratives on measures of global coherence, narrative elements and types of evaluation.
|5-15 Minutes||The importance of eliciting personal narratives during language assessment|
|15-20 Minutes||The Global TALES protocol|
|20-35 Minutes||How to elicit personal narratives using Global TALES|
|35-55 Minutes||Analysis of personal narratives: measures used, and process|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary; Q&A|
Marleen Westerveld, PhD is an Associate Professor in speech pathology in the School of Allied Health Sciences at Griffith University, Australia. She has a solid track record in applied research in the areas of language and (emergent) literacy development in typically developing children, children with developmental language disorders, and children with language disorders associated with biomedical conditions. Her work has resulted in more than 60 peer-reviewed research articles in high quality journals, 5 book chapters, and one co-authored book. She is currently the editor for Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools, and Chair of the Child Language Committee of the International Association of Communication Sciences and Disorders (IALP).
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