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Different measures of auditory and visual stroop interference and their relationship to speech intelligibility in noise (2017)
Journal Article
Knight, S., & Heinrich, A. (in press). Different measures of auditory and visual stroop interference and their relationship to speech intelligibility in noise. Frontiers in Psychology, 8, doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00230. ISSN 1664-1078

Inhibition – the ability to suppress goal-irrelevant information – is thought to be an important cognitive skill in many situations, including speech-in-noise (SiN) perception. One way to measure inhibition is by means of Stroop tasks, in which one s... Read More

Only behavioral but not self-report measures of speech perception correlate with cognitive abilities (2016)
Journal Article
Heinrich, A., Henshaw, H., & Ferguson, M. A. (2016). Only behavioral but not self-report measures of speech perception correlate with cognitive abilities. Frontiers in Psychology, 7, doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2016.00576. ISSN 1664-1078

Good speech perception and communication skills in everyday life are crucial for participation and well-being, and are therefore an overarching aim of auditory rehabilitation. Both behavioral and self-report measures can be used to assess these skill... Read More