Psychology

Psychology

Psychologists: Masks do not impede preschoolers’ language development

A team of psychology researchers observed that young children produce the same amount of language whether or not they are wearing masks. Another finding showed that kids produce more complex speech sounds while wearing masks than without them.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2021/09/psychologists-masks-do-not-impede-preschoolers-language-development.html


Psychology

Speaking Spanish could help your heart

A recent review paper examines how Spanish could help respond to stress and explain the health phenomenon known as the “Hispanic Paradox.”

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Psychology

Child social networks

A new study shows how children with autism and other developmental delays can benefit from peer interactions in preschool

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