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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Child and Adolescent Language and Literacy Research

Page address: http://ahn.mnsu.edu/cd/activities/child-adolecent-language-lit.html

Dr. Megan Mahowald, Ph.D. CCC-SLP

  • Exploring a specific language sampling procedure for school-age language screening, assessment and progress monitoring.
  • Exploring effects of professional development on Speech Langugae Pathologist's knowledge, practices and beliefs about literacy.
  • Exploring knowledge and beliefs of graduate student's regarding multicultural issues & bilingualism in the field of Speech Language Pathology
  • Single subject design experiments with language and literacy

Recent Presentations

  • Minneapolis Public Schools
  • Mankato Schools District 77
  • Immanuel Lutheran School - Mankato

2016 Presentations and Professional Development

  • Owatonna Public Schools
  • Mankato Public Schools
  • University of Michigan - University Center for Language & Literacy

2015 Presentations and Professional Development

  • Indiana Speech & Language Association Spring Conference - Response to Intervention
  • Minnesota Speech & Hearing Association Spring Conference - Bilingual/Multicultural Roundtable
  • Minneapolis Public Schools ProPay123 professional development course on Literacy
  • Indianapolis Public Schools/Indiana Indervice for School-age Language & Literacy
  • Minnesota Sate University, Mankato Continuing education program
  • American Speech Language and Hearing Association

Student Research Team

2015 Graduate team: Gabe Pyan, Kelsey Otto, Nicole Rechtzigel, Jill Kroeger, Tia Jacoby, Kelsey Collins

2015 Undergraduate team: Mariah Anderson, Monique LaFontaine, Brooke Binner, Kailey Clarke, Bethany Biship, Aisha Khalif, Lexi Bachmann, Kristina Hanson, Danni Barr, Kellie Metzger, Kortni Thompson

 

Dr. Bonnie Berg, Ph.D CCC-SLP

  • Exploring the development of child language
  • Exploring joint focus attention and its effects with child development
  • Exploration of Augmentative/Alternative Communication devices

Journal Articles

  • Hargrove, P., Pittelko, S., Fillingane, E., Rustman, E., and Lund, B.  (2013).  Perceptual speech and paralinguistic skills of adolescents with Williams Syndrome. Communication Disorders Quarterly.  34:3, 152-161.  
  • Hargrove, P., Griffer, M., and Lund, B.  (2008).  Procedures for using clinical practice guidelines.”  Language, Speech, and Hearing Services in Schools.  39, 289-302. 
  •  Hargrove, P., Lund, B., and Griffer, M.  (2005).  A guideline for applying systematic reviews to child language intervention.”  , 26(4), 226-235.  

Presentations

  • Berg, B. & *Schwanberg, A.  (2014, April).  Selected language skills of individuals with Asperger’s syndrome.  Presented at the MSU Undergraduate Research Conference (Mankato, MN).
  • Berg, B. & *Barton, K.  (2014, April).  Selected language skills a child with Asperger’s syndrome.  Presented at the MSU Undergraduate Research Conference (Mankato, MN).
  • Berg, B. & *Gehling, Katelyn.  (2014, April).  Selected language skills of individuals with hearing loss.  Presented at the MSU Undergraduate Research Conference (Mankato, MN).
  • Berg, B. & *Lutteke, Haley.  (2014, April).  Selected language skills of  individuals with autism.  Presented at the Annual Convention of the Minnesota Speech-Language-Hearing Association (Rochester, MN).
  • Berg, B. & *Schwanberg, A.  (2014, April).  Selected language skills of individuals with Asperger’s syndrome.  Presented at the Annual Convention of the Minnesota Speech-Language-Hearing Association (Rochester, MN).
  • Berg, B. & *Barton, K.  (2014, April).  Selected language skills of individuals with Asperger’s syndrome.  Presented at the Annual Convention of the Minnesota Speech-Language-Hearing Association (Rochester, MN).
  • Berg, B. & *Gehling, K.  (2014, April).  Selected language skills of individuals with hearing loss. Presented at the Annual Convention of the Minnesota Speech-Language-Hearing Association (Rochester, MN).
  • Berg, B. & *Smith, E.  (2014, April).  The Belize Initiative.  Presented at the Annual Convention of the Minnesota Speech-Language-Hearing Association (Rochester, MN).
  • Lund, B.  (2013, April).    MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN
  • Mathiowetz, K. & Lund, B.  (2013, April).   MSU, Mankato Undergraduate Research Conference.  MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN. 
  • Clemens, S. & Lund, B.  (2013, April).   MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN.
  • Omtvedt, J. & Lund, B.  (2013, April).   MSU, Mankato Undergraduate Research Conference.  MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN.
  • Smith, E. & Lund, B.  (2013, April).   MSU, Mankato Undergraduate Research Conference.  MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN.
  • Hyland, Macy. & Lund, B.  (2013, April).  MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN.
  • Gronski,K. & Lund, B.  (2013, April).   MSU, Mankato Undergraduate Research Conference.  MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN.
  • Neidecker, A. & Lund, B.  (2013, April).   MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN.
  • Gerads, E. & Lund, B.  (2013, April).   MSHA Convention.  Minnetonka, MN.
  • Agha, N., Lund, B., Spoor, S, & Poburka, B.   ASHA Convention.  November, 2012.  Atlanta, GA.
  • Duley, J. & Lund, B.  (2012, April).   MSU, Mankato Undergraduate Research Conference.  MSHA Convention.  Duluth, MN.
  • Malepsy, J. & Lund, B.  (2012, April).   MSU, Mankato Undergraduate Research Conference.  MSHA Convention.  Duluth, MN.