Widex Zen Therapy has available an almost infinite number of adjustments. This class will explore fine tuning techniques that include selection of Zen styles, modifying the Tempo, Pitch or Volume, plus inclusion of broad band or shaped noise into the protocol.
Course created on June 12, 2015
- After this course learners will be able to explain how to program Widex Zen Therapy to recommended default settings in Zen+.
- After this course learners will be able to list 3 patient complaints that call for fine tuning of Zen.
- After this course learners will be able to demonstrate how to modify program settings to change the relaxation level of Zen, create a sleep program and customize the frequency response of a noise stimuli.
|5-15 Minutes||Review of Default Settings|
|15-25 Minutes||When to Fine Tune|
|25-45 Minutes||Fine Tuning Techniques|
|45-55 Minutes||Case Study|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary and Q and A|
Lesley Ericsson, AuD
Professional Training Audiologist
Lesley Ericsson received her Bachelor's degree in Speech and Hearing from Boston University, her Master's Degree in Audiology from the University of Connecticut and earned her Doctorate in Audiology at the University of Florida. She joined Widex USA in 2011 as a Training Audiologist, building on her background in medical and educational facilities as well as 15 years in private practice in Sarasota, FL. At Widex, she is a subject matter expert in Widex Zen Therapy for tinnitus management. Dr. Ericsson is a Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology and a member of the Florida Academy of Audiology, of which she is past president.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Widex in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Widex products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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