Tag Archive: Social

November 3rd, 2014 by | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments Off

Hearing is an incredible gift, and one that people with hearing loss and their families do not take for granted.  Here are some ideas for how to make your “Hearing Birthday” (the anniversary of your/your […]

February 17th, 2014 by | Tags: , , , | Comments Off

As part of our survey on Dating, Relationships, Marriage… and Hearing Loss, we asked respondents to share any comments they had about survey questions, as well as any general comments, tips, or stories they wanted […]

January 19th, 2014 by | Tags: , , | Comments Off

Dating, relationships, and marriage are a huge part of life.  Our survey seeks information on how much (or how little) hearing loss affects peoples’ dating lives and relationships.  Does having hearing loss make it harder […]

August 24th, 2011 by | Tags: , , , , | 2 Comments »

Discipline/behavior management is often the most difficult topic for professionals and parents alike.  Children do not come with a user’s manual, and “bad” behavior can drive adults up a wall.  Below are a few of […]

July 9th, 2011 by | Tags: , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Teasing, bullying, and their sometimes deadly consequences are in the news a lot lately. Parents of all children, especially those with hearing loss, have good reason to be concerned about this troubling phenomenon. How can […]

July 7th, 2011 by | Tags: , , | Comments Off

As a child grows, so do his abilities to socialize and interact with those around him.  When children approach the beginning of formal schooling at about five or six years of age, a whole new […]

July 6th, 2011 by | Tags: , , , | Comments Off

When parents learn that their child has a hearing loss, often some of the first questions they ask themselves have to do with their little one’s ability to socialize and be a part of the […]

January 27th, 2011 by | Tags: , , | 1 Comment »

AGBell is having their popular LOFT program again this summer for high school students!  Definitely apply if you’re a high school and have hearing loss!  This program will be an opportunity for you to connect […]