Joliana Zelaya, B.A.
Discipline:Speech and Language Pathology
Education:Bachelor of Arts; Psychology; Florida Atlantic University, 2008
Master of Arts, Speech-Language Pathology; The Ohio State University, expected August 2011.
Bachelor of Arts; Psychology; Florida Atlantic University, 2008.
Research interests include language development in bilingual children, evaluation practices of monolingual practitioners when evaluating bilingual children and parents’ perceptions of their children becoming bilingual.
Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) Graduate Fellow – September 2010
Graduate Enrichment Fellow in Speech Language Pathology – August 2009
Zelaya, J. (2011, May). Evaluating Bilingual Children. Poster Session presented at the Nisonger Center’s Research Expo, Columbus, Ohio.
Perez, J. (2008, March). Book Reading in Bilingual Households. Poster Session presented at the annual Florida Atlantic University Psychology Fair, Davie, Fla.
Researcher of the Year in Psychology – June 2008