Interview skills training
The study of Mathrick and colleagues evaluated an interview skills training package targeting both verbal and non-verbal skills for adolescents with severe and persistent Language Disorders.
Budapest
Conference
Interested in zebrafish research? Read three blog post about zebrafish behavior research or visit us at the 10th European Zebrafish Meeting in Budapest, Hungary this summer.
mouse gait study
At the Dr. Michael Fehlings' lab, they are on a quest to find out what exactly causes the lower success rate of delayed surgery in cervical myelopathy.
Conference
Make sure to attend the European Congress of Psychology, since it promises to be a fantastic, scientific interesting and well-organized conference in Amsterdam.
Observing children in a classroom
Children with autism can have trouble dealing with external distractions. Researcher Shireen Kanakri conducted a study to observe the impact of the acoustic environment on restrictive and repetitive behaviors.
Data integration studies horses
EEG recordings – they produce useful data, but are not always easy to obtain in animal studies. You can’t really ask a horse to sit still, so these researchers invented a promising new system for EEG recording.
Mountain Bluebird
Everyone with children knows the phenomenon that what is good for a child is not always the best for a parent. The same counts for birds.
Playing child
Parent-child interaction is an important focus of child development research. Lee’s research team compared recordings of play behavior from both a traditional third-person point of view, and through the babies' eyes.
Horseshoe crabs video tracking
Recently, I came across an interesting paper in which American horseshoe crabs were video-tracked to investigate their internal clocks.
Mason bee hotel
Mason bees are fascinating and friendly creatures. Tibor Bukovinszky and his colleagues investigated how their foraging behavior affects their offspring.
Mosquitofish video tracking
You recently moved into your new house. How do you feel? How do you act in this new space? The answers may depend on how long you have lived there…