February 23, 2018

The science of ‘When to Worry’

A leading psychologist builds interdisciplinary teams to identify children’s health problems earlier. Read More

February 6, 2018

Taking Playtime Seriously

Play is a universal, cross-cultural and necessary attribute of childhood, essential for development and essential for learning. Experts who study it say that play is intrinsic to children’s natures, but still needs support and attention from the adults around them.

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January 29, 2018

Watch EIRG 2017’s Accomplishments video!

The lab is very proud with what we’ve been able to accomplish in 2017 and created a video to share our exciting, productive year with you!

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January 4, 2018

Improving Autism Interventions

Northwestern News interviewed Dr. Roberts and colleagues about the work Northwestern scientists are doing to improve autism interventions.

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December 20, 2017

Early Intervention Coaching Videos

The University of New Mexico’s Family Infant Toddler (FIT) program has a publicly accessible video library to share information with early intervention practitioners and families by providing illustrations of evidence-based and recommended early intervention practices.

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December 20, 2017

Free Milestone Tracker App!

Milestones matter! Track your child’s milestones from age 2 months to 5 years with CDC’s easy-to-use illustrated checklists.  Read More

November 29, 2017

Free Parent’s Night Out offered by CST Academy

CST Academy, a top therapeutic preschool-style program, offers free Parents’ Night Out to any family of a child with or at risk for ASD or developmental delays. Read More

November 28, 2017

Webinar on Dual Language Learners in Early Childhood

The National Center for Systemic Improvement (NCSI) is hosting a webinar on research related to language development patterns in early dual language learners. Read More

November 15, 2017

Webinar on Family-Guided Routines-Based Intervention

Dr. Juliann Woods is hosting a webinar to help EI providers learn approaches to empower parents and caregivers with the right tools for their children.

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October 31, 2017

Katie Got Married!

Congratulations to our interventionist Katie Meyer (now Zanzinger) on her marriage earlier this month!


October 4, 2017

“The Science of How Children Learn” Lecture

Dr. Roberta Michnick Golinkoff is lecturing on “The Science of How Children Learn” in Kenilworth on October 27th. Read More

September 28, 2017

New Publication from the EIRG: Early Language Therapy Can Help Reduce Problem Behaviors

Here at the Early Intervention Research Group, we were interested to see whether improving children’s language abilities might also improve their behavior.

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September 25, 2017

EIRG Journal Club Welcomes 2017 Grads

The Early Intervention Research Group’s journal club kicked off its third year this past week.

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