Have you had a chance to look at the latest eBulletins from Raising and Educating Deaf ChildrenRaising and Educating Deaf Children, a website that provides relevant information and resources for those involved with the care and education of deaf children?
In order for language growth to occur, your child must strengthen the listening pathways that lead to the language centers of the brain.
Deaf girl, six, from Swindon is set to fly to LA for the Oscars after wowing critics in short film The Silent Child – and she’s already picked out a ‘pretty’ green dress for her red carpet debut
Researchers created a new algorithm that uses brain scans to predict and maximize language learning for deaf children with cochlear implants.
Researchers from the Feinberg School of Medicine, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago and the Chinese University of Hong Kong used the algorithm to predict how deaf children with cochlear implants could understand speech, according to a Jan. 16 news release.
An area of language that often needs more careful and planned exposure is object function, or being able to express what an object is used for.
The CMV Public Health and Policy Conference planning committee is thrilled to announce that the conference website is live and ready for you to submit your abstract. We look forward to seeing you in Burlington!
Communication is taken for granted by many.
But for some, such as 10-year-old Westgate girl Livi Wickham, it can present obstacles.
Livi Wickham was diagnosed with progressive hearing loss at the age of one and is now profoundly deaf.
It is important for you and other caregivers to know what batteries your child’s hearing aids use, how long the batteries usually last, how to check if the batteries are working, and to understand battery safety.
Some fear that, by offering deaf people access to sound, so-called bionic ears could spell the end of the culture built around ASL.