The European Language and Speech Therapy Association (CPLOL) annually marks the day of European Language and Speech therapy on March 6. The subject in 2019 was Autism Spectrum Disorder. First time in Georgia, Ilia State University’s Child Development Institute and “Georgian Language and Speech Therapists Association” have joined the event on March 6. A public […]
On November 4, 2018, in the framework of EU funded ERSMUS + project: ABC – Assisting Better Communication, the Portuguese language and speech therapist João Canossa Dias, writer Alex Chighvinadze and Illustrator Ana Janelidze shared their outlook on the children’s literature and literacy. The meeting held in the format of informal conversation discussed various relevant […]
On December 4, 2018, in the framework of EU funded ERSMUS + project: ABC – Assisting Better Communication, Professors from Zagreb University: Marina Milkovich, Lubita Pribanic and Iva Hrastinski held a meeting with the teachers of public school N 203. The school is specialized for children with hearing disorders. Professionals from Zagreb University […]
On December 5, 2018 Ilia State University Book House “Ligamus” hosted a public lecture “Myths and Reality on Sign Language”. Professor Marina Milkovich, Professor of Zagreb University, delivered a public lecture in the framework of EU funded ERSMUS + project: ABC – Assisting Better Communication. Public lecture was attended by students of Ilia State University, […]
On 26th and 17th December, 2011, interdisciplinary meetings were held at Frontline Club and Ilia State University. The meeting aimed discussing professional ethics and professional regulation, the issues of communication in the field of language and speech therapy. The meeting was attended by students and lecturers of Communication Language and Speech Therapy Masters Program, as […]
UES, Faculty of Medicine, Republic of Srpska, BiH, Department for Speech Language Pathology Foca, 19.11.2018.
As a part of Erasmus + project „Assisting Better Communication“, training at the Resource Center “Ray of Hope” in Foca was held on the topic “ASSESSMENT AND INTERVENTIONS FOR IMPROVING COMMUNICATION IN CHILDREN”. The training was held for the parents of children with disabilities who are users of the services of the Center “Ray of […]
In the framework of the Erasmus + project “Assisting Better Communication”, 9.10.2018. at 18.00h in the “Kaleidoscope” Hall, a public lecture “Dis lekcija” was held. The lecture was organized on the occasion of the International Day of Dislexics with the aim of spreading awareness of what dyslexia is, how to recognize dyslexic people and how […]
Round table entitled “Prevention and early detection of health disorders in children and children with disabilities”
Within the Erasmus + project “Assisting Better Communication”, October 18, 2018. at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of East Sarajevo, a round table entitled “Prevention and early detection of health disorders in children and children with disabilities” was organized. The round table was attended by 60 experts from various professions: family medicine physicians, […]
Teaching flexibility workshop “Assisting better communication” was held in Israel, at Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Haifa and at Ono Academic College, from 12th to 14th February 2018. Aims of this TOT were acquiring new knowledge, insights and skills within modern development in a field of speech and language pathology and the […]
On 30.11.2017, Department of Speech and Language Pathology at the University of Tuzla organized During the round table Dr sc. Mirela Duranović, full professor, Department of Speech and Language Pathology at the University of Tuzla has presented a topic „Speech and Language Pathology as Interdisciplinary Science“.Dijana Rahmanović, research assistant speech was related to the„Role of speech and language […]
On the ERFCON conference – 9th International Conference of the Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences of the University of Zagreb a poster on the project of the Assissting Better Communication ABC was presented by the project team. Croatia_ABC_poster at ERFCON conference_2017
In June, 2017 3 days workshop was conducted in frames of ABC project at the University of Groningen. The topic of the training were: Assessment of Communication and Alternative Communication. Representatives from Ilia State University, Georgian Portage Association, Universities of Tuzala and East-Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina), University of Haifa, Gordon and Ono Academic Colleges (Israel) […]
In September, 2017 5 days training was conducted in frames of ABC project at the University of Aveiro. The topics of the training were: stuttering and fluency disorders, voice disorders, feeding and swallowing disorders, hearing impairments and Aphasia. The training has also covered several topics of teaching flexibility. Representatives from Ilia State University, Batumi State […]
In September, 2017 a workshop facilitated by Prof. Rachel Yifat, (head of Communication Disorder Department at University of Haifa) and Naama Shahar was conducted at Ilia State University. The aim of the workshop was to support newly established Communication, Speech and Language Master Program in developing clinical supervision system.
PUBLIC LECTURE FOR STUDENTS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF TUZLA Topic: „PREVENTION OF SPEECH AND LANGUAGE DISORDERS“
Students at the University of Tuzla are introduced with characteristics of language development and procedures for analyzing child language. Learning activitities are presented to increase student knowledge of the prevention of speech and language disorders.
UES, Faculty of Medicine, Republic of Srpska, BiH, Department for Speech Language Pathology Foca, 14.10.2017
As a part of Erasmus + project „Assisting Better Communication“, at the University of East Satajevo, a training was held on the topic “Assessment and Interventions to Improve Work with Children with Autism spectrum disorders“. Educations were intended for doctors, speech therapists, psychologists and pedagogues. The aim of this course is acquiring theoretical and practical […]
In frames of ABC project several interdisciplinary meetings were held with participation of developmental psychologists, psycho-linguists and representatives of computer-linguists. As a result of these meetings a survey was planned aiming to investigate language acquisition of Georgian speaking children. The project is submitted to National Science Fund of Georgia.
Representatives of the University of Haifa, Ono and Gordon Academic colleges are holding regular face to face or skype meeting with each other to make agreements on ABC project Quality Assurance Plan (which is prepared and sent to the project coordinator). Last meeting of Israeli team was held at Ono Academic College in order to […]
In March, 2017 5 days training was conducted in frames of ABC project at the University of Zagreb. The topic of the training was: early identification and intervention strategies for children with hearing impairments and sign language. Representatives from Ilia State University, Step Forward, Georgian Portage Association, Universities of Tuzala and East-Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina), […]
In January 2017 ABC project participants from Ilia State University, GIPA, Georgian Portage Association and Step Forward- Georgia met in Batumi at Batumi State University to discuss ABC project work packages, each institution took time to summarize it’s tasks in project and presented it. The workshop also was devoted to familiarization with project administration, financial […]
All consortium members were participating in the meeting. Each participant has presented an information about prospective institution and a role of the institution in the project. During the meeting representatives of ABC thematic groups (communication, speech, language, hearing, stuttering, voice) was defined. Short and long terms of plans of the project were agreed and the […]