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Auditory Learning and Cochlear Implantation for the Young Child with Multiple Disabilities (HOPE)

Course: #14Level: Intermediate1 Hour 32 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This presentation will focus on the timely topic of children with multiple disabilities in addition to hearing loss, who become cochlear implant recipients. Specific areas of discussion will include solutions to challenges in assessment and intervention, need for the use of an interdisciplinary team, the research literature on the topic. The course will provide participants with resources and references.


Course created on February 10, 2006

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to list the percentage of children with hearing loss who have additional disabilities.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to detail some of the reasons for the increasing numbers of these children being identified.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to list a variety of disabilities which can present in addition to hearing loss.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to describe several challenges and solutions in the area of assessment and intervention for children with hearing loss and additional disabilities.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to delineate the members of an interdisciplinary team ideally suited to work with these children.


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