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Welcome to Brain Child: A CanLearn Society Podcast. This is a podcast that is dedicated to bringing you trustworthy information about topics related to child development, mental health, learning disabilities, ADHD and Autism. Join our host, registered psychologist, Krista Forand, as she interviews knowledgeable researchers and clinicians to provide families with the most up-to-date information on child development and disorders. To stay connected, visit www.canlearnsociety.ca, follow us on Twitter and subscribe to our podcast in iTunes or your favourite podcast player. CanLearn Society is a not-for-profit organization located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. We serve children, youth and adults who have literacy, attention and learning challenges. For more information about CanLearn, check out our website at www.canlearnsociety.ca. At CanLearn we are dedicated to unlocking potential so all can learn.

Welcome to Brain Child: A CanLearn Society Podcast. This is a podcast that is dedicated to bringing you trustworthy information about topics related to child development, mental health, learning disabilities, ADHD and Autism. Join our host, registered psychologist, Krista Forand, as she interviews knowledgeable researchers and clinicians to provide families with the most up-to-date information on child development and disorders. To stay connected, visit www.canlearnsociety.ca, follow us on Twitter and subscribe to our podcast in iTunes or your favourite podcast player. CanLearn Society is a not-for-profit organization located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. We serve children, youth and adults who have literacy, attention and learning challenges. For more information about CanLearn, check out our website at www.canlearnsociety.ca. At CanLearn we are dedicated to unlocking potential so all can learn.
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Welcome to Brain Child: A CanLearn Society Podcast. This is a podcast that is dedicated to bringing you trustworthy information about topics related to child development, mental health, learning disabilities, ADHD and Autism. Join our host, registered psychologist, Krista Forand, as she interviews knowledgeable researchers and clinicians to provide families with the most up-to-date information on child development and disorders. To stay connected, visit www.canlearnsociety.ca, follow us on Twitter and subscribe to our podcast in iTunes or your favourite podcast player. CanLearn Society is a not-for-profit organization located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. We serve children, youth and adults who have literacy, attention and learning challenges. For more information about CanLearn, check out our website at www.canlearnsociety.ca. At CanLearn we are dedicated to unlocking potential so all can learn.

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English


Episodes

Screen time with Dr. Sheri Madigan

3/29/2019
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Welcome to Brain Child! In this episode, Krista Forand, registered psychologist, interviews researcher Dr. Sheri Madigan about her research related to screen time and early child development. Relevant links: CanLearn Society: www.canlearnsociety.ca Owerko Centre: research4kids.ucalgary.ca/owerko-centre Dr. Madigan’s research lab: www.madiganlab.com

Duration:00:37:49

Maternal Mental Health and Social Support - Dr. Nicole Racine

2/8/2019
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Welcome to Brain Child! In this episode, Krista Forand, registered psychologist, interviews researcher Dr. Nicole Racine about her research related to parenting, maternal mental health and social support. Relevant links: CanLearn Society:www.canlearnsociety.ca Owerko Centre: research4kids.ucalgary.ca/owerko-centre Health Parents, Healthy Children: www.healthyparentshealthychildren.ca Parent Link Centres: www.alberta.ca/parent-link-centres.aspx Families Matter: www.familiesmatter.ca

Duration:00:43:53

Parenting with Dr. Nicole Letourneau

11/21/2018
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Welcome to the first episode of Brain Child! In this episode, Krista Forand, registered psychologist, interviews researcher Dr. Nicole Letourneau about what she has learned over the years through her research about parenting. Relevant links: CanLearn Society:www.canlearnsociety.ca Owerko Centre: https://research4kids.ucalgary.ca/owerko-centre Dt. Letourneau’s research: http://www.childstudies.ca/ Uninventing the modern family: Nicole Letourneau at TEDxWhitehorse:...

Duration:00:57:19

Dr. Gerry Giesbrecht - Brain Child

10/31/2018
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In this encore presentation, originally recorded for our Inside ADHD podcast, in June 2018, psychologist Krista Forand, interviews researcher Dr. Gerry Giesbrecht, from the Owerko Centre (Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute) in Calgary, Alberta. Dr. Giesbrecht discusses his research, which focuses on how supportive spouses can have a positive influence on infants’ stress responses. Stay tuned for our official launch of Brain Child in November 2018! Web resources provided in the...

Duration:00:49:12

Welcome to Brain Child!

10/24/2018
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Welcome to Brain Child! This is a podcast that is dedicated to bringing you trustworthy information about topics related to child development, mental health, learning disabilities, ADHD and Autism. Join our host, registered psychologist, Krista Forand, as she interviews knowledgeable researchers and clinicians to provide families with the most up-to-date information on child development and disorders. To stay connected, visit www.canlearnsociety.ca, follow us on Twitter and subscribe to our...

Duration:00:01:45