Kari-Anne Bottegård Næss

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Phone +47 22859163
Mobile phone +4792240741
Room 481
Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 7 Helga Engs hus 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1140 Blindern 0318 OSLO

Other affiliations

Visiting professor - Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

Academic Interests

  • Communication
  • Language- and speech development/disorder
  • Reading and writing development/disorder
  • Communication and language interventions
  • Technology in language interventions
  • Augmentative and alternative communication
  • Learning disabilities
  • Down syndrome
  • Research methodology


Higher education and employment history

  • 2012 University of Oslo, Faculty of Educational Sciences, ph.d.
  • 2005 University of Oslo, Faculty of Educational Sciences, Department of Special Needs Education, Master
  • 2001 The University College in Sør-Trøndelag, Logopedics
  • 2000 The University College in Vestfold, Logopedics
  • 1994 The University College in Sør-Trøndelag, Folk dance
  • 1993 The University College in Telemark, General Teacher education

Completed projects

  • 2007-2012: Longitudinal study of language development in children with Down Syndrome
  • 2005: A study of repeated reading. A total of 90 pupils in third grade participated in the study that compared ordinary reading education with repeated reading.


Tags: Special Education, Special Needs Education, Language and Learning, Stimulation and Preventive Strategies, Developemental Disabilities
Published Aug. 1, 2013 10:00 AM - Last modified Apr. 9, 2021 9:47 AM