Tag Archive: Language

June 16th, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off

How many times have you been humming along in a conversation with a child when suddenly, a simple question stops him in his tracks?  Once you get beyond the rote answers to, “What’s your name?” […]

April 23rd, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

Have you ever read a post on Cochlear Implant Online and thought, “Wow!  I wish I could have a therapist like that to work with my child!”? Well, now you can!  We often receive requests […]

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 13th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , | Comments Off

A new research study about the long-term societal benefits of early implantation was just published in EAR and HEARING: The Official Journal of the American Auditory Society.  The results of the study clearly states that […]

December 20th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off

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A good set of paper dolls is a great tool to have in your therapy toolkit.  The possibilities for therapy — for boys and girls from preschool to teens — are endless.  You can create […]

December 14th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

On November 11th, Cochlear Implant Online and Lehnhardt-Akademie invited professionals, parents and recipients to attend a webinar hosted by Dimity Dornan,  Certified Auditory Verbal Center, and the Founder and Managing Director of Hear and Say, a non-profit program in established […]

December 13th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off

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Even in climates that don’t get enough snow for a real snowball fight, children of all ages will love to get some energy out with this activity… and work on some speech, language, and listening […]

December 9th, 2012 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

TED Talk: Karl White: Establishing a sound foundation for children who are deaf or hard of hearing

Check out this fantastic TED talk by Karl White at Utah State University on the importance of early identification and intervention for children with hearing loss.  He thoroughly explains the differences in raising children with […]