HELIX Conference

Hearing Technology: Current and Future Options

  • September 15th, 2017
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Presented by: Carmen Hayman, AuD, CCC-A, CISC

A variety of technology options exist to assist children with hearing loss. This course will focus on options available that are based on degree and type of hearing loss for hearing aids, FM systems, and cochlear implants. Current hot topics in pediatric audiology will also be discussed and include management of minimal and unilateral hearing loss, middle ear implants, single-sided deafness, expanding cochlear implant candidacy, auditory brainstem implants, and wireless connectivity.

Audience: Special Education Teachers, Teachers who work with students with hearing loss, Speech Therapists, General Education Teachers, Supervisors/Administrators, Assistive Technology Specialists, Parents, Guardians, and Parents

Credits Offered: Act 48, ASHA, Psych

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