Tag Archive: Bilateral Implantation

April 2nd, 2012 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments »

When you begin to investigate cochlear implants for your child or yourself, the amount of information, terminology, and decisions can seem overwhelming.  Once you feel that you have a handle on things, someone throws another […]

June 16th, 2011 by | Tags: , , | 11 Comments »

In December 2008, when I was in Sydney, Australia and at the Cochlear Headquarters, one of the staff members asked, “What would you like to see in Cochlear’s future sound processors?”  I said, “I want […]

May 2nd, 2011 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments »

SURPRISE! NEW EaR BOOKS!!! In honor of Better Hearing and Speech Month 2011, Elizabeth Boschini (author) and Rachel Chaikof (illustrator) are proud to announce the re-release of their books, Ellie’s Ears and Happy Birthday to […]

November 2nd, 2010 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

I met Julianne at the 2010 AG Bell Convention.  She immediately impressed me with how she and her husband have turned their own family’s struggles and successes raising a child with severe-to-profound hearing loss into […]

October 14th, 2010 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

I met Laura and Mark Paddack, parents to the adorable toddler, Thomas, at this past summer’s AG Bell Convention in Orlando.  They were kind enough to share their story with me.  Their son received bilateral […]

July 11th, 2010 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

These articles are reposted from the reports I did for the AG Bell Convention 2010’s Official Blog.  I am reposting them here for readers who did not see them “live” during the Convention and so […]

June 29th, 2010 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Check out the Official Convention Blog for summaries from Monday’s concurrent sessions, including: Auditory Neuropathy and Cochlear Implants: Theory and Treatment AVT Model for Families Transitioning from Visual Language The Auditory-Verbal Lives of Children with […]

March 15th, 2010 by | Tags: , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

We began our day today at Kinder Papillon, an inclusive preschool that educates children with hearing loss (along with some children with other disabilities) and their hearing peers. The children in the school range from […]