Maja Cepanec, PhD

Assistant Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology

Phone: +385 (0)1 245 7452
E-mail:
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Consultations: room 41
Scientific bibliography (IRB)

Assistant Professor
Department of Speech and Language Pathology

Phone: +385 (0)1 245 7452
E-mail:
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Consultations: room 41
Scientific bibliography (IRB)

Courses

 

Education

2003 - Graduated from the Faculty of Education and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Zagreb, Major in Speech and Language Pathology

2009 - Graduated with PhD degree from the interdisciplinary scientific postgraduate study programme "Verbal Communication and Cognitive Neuroscience" of the University of Zagreb
Title of the PhD dissertation: "Quantitative Analysis of Cytoarchictectonics of the Fronto-Opercular Region of the Human Brain in Prenatal, Prelingual and Early Language Period"

Scientific interests

  • Early communication and language development (normal pattern and pathology)
  • Neurological foundations of the language and higher cognitive functions

Projects

International: 1

National: 5

Professional activities

  • Associate of the Cabinet for Early Communication at the ERF Rehabilitation Centre (conducting evaluation procedures for early communication and language development)
  • Leader of the 60-hour education "Developmental Evaluation of Children in the Age Between 0 and 6 Years"at the ERF Centre for Lifelong Learning
  • Leader of numerous educations and expert conventions on the subject of early recognition of aberrations in early development of communication and language (Agency for Education, Croatian Association for Early Childhood Intervention, ERF Rehabilitation Centre)
  • Work on translation, localization, and standardization of diagnostic scales and tests (Koralje, CSBS-DP, ADOS)