Presented by Valeri Le Beau, this course will introduce professionals to Baby Beats. Participants will learn how to engage families in natural interactions with infants and toddlers awaiting hearing technology. They will learn strategies to empower families to enjoy interacting with their infant/toddler while connecting them to the world of sounds, music and voice in a fun, developmentally appropriate way.
Course created on September 18, 2013
- After this course learners will be able to list three ways that AB Baby Beats supports the evidence stated for early intervention goals for young children who are hearing impaired.
- After this course learners will be able to state an example of a Baby Beats activity that supports parents in interacting with their young child who is hearing impaired while awaiting cochlear implantation.
- After this course learners will be able to describe how Baby Beats working in synthesis with latest hearing technology supports the development of pre-verbal skills.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction and Review of evidence to support the need for an early intervention resource for the target age group.|
|5-10 Minutes||The connection between music, speech and language.|
|10-15 Minutes||Overview of AB Baby Beats.|
|15-50 Minutes||Coaching Parents: Goals, Objectives, and Activities.|
|50-55 Minutes||Tracking Progress and Initial Outcomes.|
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Valeri LeBeau, MS, CCC-SLP
Consumer Education & Rehab Manager, Advanced Bionics
Valeri Le Beau, MS, CCC,SLP, Consumer Education and Rehab Manager at Advanced Bionics brings a lifetime of personal and professional expertise to the field of hearing impairments. Working as a teacher for the hearing impaired and a speech language pathologist, she has trained, mentored, and lectured locally and internationally.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Advanced Bionics in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event will focus on rehab and discuss use of AB Baby Beats for very young children with hearing loss.
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