Archive for September 10, 2020

Cognitive Development Lab’s podcast – episode 3

In today’s podcast Dr Gemma Taylor, who runs our lab, talks to Dr Amy Bidgood, a lecturer in Developmental Psychology at the University of Salford. Amy is an expert in child language development and was telling us about how children learn their first words and how best to support their language development.

Our today’s guest – Dr Amy Bidgood from the University of Salford, expert in child language development

Here are the links for the research that Amy discussed today:

Does speed of processing or vocabulary size predict later language growth in toddlers? 

Here’s an accompanying blog post for the paper¬†

Communication in nature by Cameron-Faulkner et al., 2018 

Contingent talk intervention by McGillion et al. 2017 

The websites Amy mentioned are:

Do you have any questions or comments about the podcast? We would love to hear from you!