This paper presents an information booklet for parents of newly diagnosed hearing-impaired children. The booklet provides basic supplemental information to aid parents in understanding hearing impairment, audiologic information, and educational options. Topics covered include audiograms, educational methods, hearing aids, cochlear implants, informational resources, communication strategies, and hearing health-care specialists.
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Parents; Hearing Impaired Persons -- child; Teaching materials; Rehabilitation of Hearing Impaired
Scott, Alison M., "Helpful information for parents of newly diagnosed hearing-impaired children" (1995). Independent Studies and Capstones. Paper 483. Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine.