HISTORY AND CULTURE
Data from countries throughout the world is provided on individual countries and regions of the world on the topics of: Child health, Child Protection, Child Survival, Early Childhood Development, Education and Home Environments, HIV/AIDS, Maternal and newborn health, Nutrition, Sanitation and Water.
Early Childhood Development, Early Childhood Education and Home Environments.
PATIENT CARE GUIDE FROM THE CLEVELAND CLINIC:
These pages contain information about: Considerations before providing care, Meals, Hospital Attire, Communication, Rituals, End of Life Care
Cultures within America and World Cultures:
Multicultural America: https://www.everyculture.com/multi/
The information from Multicultural America – Russian Americans describes the immigration groups from Russia
World Cultures: https://www.everyculture.com/wc/
This website provides information by country on the topics of: History, The beginning of Immigration, the Modern Era, Significant Immigration waves, Settlement Patterns (Acculturation/Assimilation), Traditions, Customs & Beliefs, Proverbs, Cuisine, Traditional Costumes, Dances & Songs, Holidays, Health Issues (Language, Family Community Dynamics), Education, Birth, Role of Women, Courtship & Weddings, Funerals (Religion, Employment and Economic Traditions, Politics and Government), Relationship with country of origin (Individual Group Contributions), Academia, Government, Media, Organizations and Associations, Museums and Research Centers.
Information is provided on cultures within America and World Cultures.
CULTURAL ORIENTATION RESOURCE CENTER:
These monographs, Background Material, contain information about: Modern history, government and economy, Health Care and Education, The Land (Geography, Urban/Rural), The People (Educational and Occupational Backgrounds, Ethnic, Religions and Religious Groups, Beliefs and Customs:(Religious Beliefs, Customs-Family and Family Relations, Gender Roles and Relations (Marriage, Parenting, Leadership), Healthcare beliefs and practices (Physical Health Care, Mental Health Care), Food, Drink, Smoking, Clothing)), Conditions in First Asylum Countries, Implications for Resettlement.
CULTURAL ATLAS AUSTRALIA
Information for each culture are: Core Concepts, Greetings, Religion, Family, Naming, Dates of Significance, Etiquette, Do’s and Don’ts, Communication, Other Considerations, Business Culture
INFORMATION ABOUT THE RUSSIAN LANGUAGE
AMERICAN SPEECH/LANGUAGE AND HEARING ASSOCIATION: MULTICULTURAL WEBSITE
The information below is from the ASHA website
ASHA’s policy documents state that SLPs and audiologists must consider the sound systems of all the languages used by a client in order to provide appropriate assessment and treatment services.
PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY MULTICULTURAL TOPICS IN CSD:
Information below is from the Portland State University website
WEEBLY LANGUAGE MANUALS:
Writing Systems: Constructed scripts, Languages (profiles, how to learn languages, language lessons, language names, language families), Multilingual pages (Useful phrases, silly phrases, phrase finder, numbers, time, colours, family words, terms of endearment, idioms, proverbs, tongue twisters, songs, stories),
PHRASES IN 50 LANGUAGES:
MUSTGO: WORLD LANGUAGES
Status, Dialects, Structure (Sound, system, Syllable structure, Vowels, Consonants, Tones, Grammar (Nouns, Verbs, Sentence Markers, Word Order), Vocabulary, Writing,
Ms. Pacifico’s site:
Find the Languages on the Left hand side of the website
Amharic, Arabic, Bengali, Burmese, Chinese, Chin, English, Farsi, French, Hindi, Karenni (Kaya Li), Karen, Kinyarwanda, Kirundi, Korean, Kurdish, Nepali, Russian, Somali, Spanish, Swahili, Tigrigna, Urdu, Vietnamese
Grade Level Expectations: Arabic, Burmese, Karen, Nepali, Somali, Spanish
CHARLES STUART UNIVERSITY AUSTRALIA:
ACQUISITION OF SPEECH IN EARLY CHILDHOOD IN MANY LANGUAGES:
SPEECH INTELLIGIBILITY: INTELLIGIBILITY IN SPEECH CONTEXT
COMPARING LANGUAGES: INTERNATIONAL PHONETIC ALPHABET
MULTILINGUAL SPEECH ASSESSMENTS:
INFORMATION ABOUT DEAFNESS AND HEARING LOSS
MEDEL WEBSITE: REHABILITATION MATERIALS
Materials available in Russian
Most of the rehabilitation materials from Medel are available also in Russian
e.g. Common Objects Token Test, Little Listeners, Lesson Kits, LittlEars
Integrated Scales of Development
This comprehensive developmental chart identifies milestones in listening, receptive (what your child understands) and expressive (what your says) language speech, cognition (thinking) and social communication. A practical and easy to use form supports you in tracking your child’s development over the long term
INFORMATION ON HEARING SCREENING FROM BRITISH COLUMBIA EARLY HEARING
http://www.phsa.ca/bc-early-hearing/Documents/Guide By Your Side – Russian.pdf
Cued Speech – adapted in more than 50 languages
Cued Speech Association website can be translated into many languages – go to the top of the website to change language
View the archives for cue sheets in other languages
Speech discrimination tests in Arabic, Cantonese, Cebuano, Ethiopian (Amarigna, Tigrigna, and Oromiffa), French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Tongan, Vietnamese DESCRIBED OR CAPTIONED MEDIA IN MULTIPLE LANGUAGES:
INSTITUTE FOR DISABILITIES RESEARCH AND TRAINING: CENTER FOR ASL TOOLS TECHNOLOGY PROCESS AND SERVICES:
Russian Sign Language for Children
AG BELL ASSOCIATION
using the tool at the bottom of the page, worldlingo.com will translate their Oral Deaf Education information into the following languages: English, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Greek and Korean.
lists websites regarding deafness around the world