On Designing Effective Caregiver Training Programs for Low Income Families In this article, we describe Tips About Talk, a group-based prevention program we created to increase low-income caregivers' knowledge and use of positive talking strategies to facilitate their children’s speech, language, and literacy skills. Following this, we present findings from a study that evaluated the effectiveness of the program and ... Article
Article  |   July 2010
On Designing Effective Caregiver Training Programs for Low Income Families
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Development / School-Based Settings / Practice Management / Professional Issues & Training / Normal Language Processing / Language Disorders / Speech, Voice & Prosody
Article   |   July 2010
On Designing Effective Caregiver Training Programs for Low Income Families
SIG 1 Perspectives on Language Learning and Education, July 2010, Vol. 17, 66-73. doi:10.1044/lle17.2.66
SIG 1 Perspectives on Language Learning and Education, July 2010, Vol. 17, 66-73. doi:10.1044/lle17.2.66

In this article, we describe Tips About Talk, a group-based prevention program we created to increase low-income caregivers' knowledge and use of positive talking strategies to facilitate their children’s speech, language, and literacy skills. Following this, we present findings from a study that evaluated the effectiveness of the program and describe the changes we have made to our services based on these findings.

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