Tag Archive: Hearing Aids

June 26th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Ealier this year, we posted about an exciting new book, 101 FAQs about Auditory-Verbal Practice, edited by Warren Estabrooks M.Ed., Dip. Ed. Deaf, LSLS Cert. AVT® .  As a big fan of the first edition, […]

February 27th, 2013 by | Tags: , , | Comments Off

Gain is the amount of intensity (loudness) a hearing aid (or other amplifying device, like a loudspeaker or microphone) adds to the incoming sound signal.  If a person’s hearing aids do not have enough gain […]

December 19th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , | Comments Off

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BINAURAL Binaural means the ability of the auditory system to combine input from both ears to the brain.   BILATERAL Bilateral hearing is when input from both sides to listen to sound.  People who wear […]

December 12th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , | Comments Off

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AUDIOLOGIST: An audiologist is a professional trained to diagnose and treat non-medical problems of hearing and balance.  The entry degree for audiologists is either a clinical doctorate (AuD) or research doctorate (PhD), though audiologists used […]

July 11th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , | 1 Comment »

Looking for a quick way to introduce your child’s equipment to his mainstream teachers, explain how to check its function, and give information on who to contact for troubleshooting?  Here’s our newest resource for you: […]

July 6th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off

In this post: Red Flags Barriers to Optimal Auditory Development and Parenting and Teaching with Love and Logic®. Red Flags: Barriers to Optimal Auditory Development  Joan Hewitt, Au.D., Encinitas, CA Jane Madell, Ph.D., LSLS Cert. […]

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CLICK HERE for presentation handouts. Bright and early Sunday morning, the 2012 AG Bell Research Symposium “From the Ear to the Brain” brought together leaders in the field of speech and hearing science for an […]

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In this post: Fathers Parenting a Child with Hearing Loss, Remaining Vigilant for Today’s Children with Hearing Loss, and 60 Minute Session How to Be Effective.   Fathers: Parenting a Child with Hearing Loss K. […]