Dr. James Hall reviews assessment and management of hyperacusis, beginning with background information about this auditory disorder, and concluding with two actual case studies. This is an audio-only podcast with references and further resources included as handouts.
Course created on September 8, 2019
- After this course, participants will be able to define hyperacusis, differentiate it from other sound tolerance disorders, and identify key research in the area of hyperacusis for audiologists.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe an audiological clinical process for assessment of patients with hyperacusis.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe components of an audiological clinical process for management of patients with hyperacusis.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain key components of successful assessment and management of hyperacusis in the case studies provided.
|30-60 Minutes||Assessment of hyperacusis|
|60-80 Minutes||Management of hyperacusis|
|80-90 Minutes||Case studies|
James W. Hall III, PhD
James W. Hall III, PhD is an internationally recognized audiologist with 40-years of clinical, teaching, research, and administrative experience. He received his Ph.D. in audiology from Baylor College of Medicine under the direction of James Jerger. During his career, Dr. Hall has held clinical and academic audiology positions at major medical centers. Dr. Hall now holds appointments as Professor at Salus University and the University of Hawaii, and as Extraordinary Professor at the University of Pretoria South Africa. Dr. Hall is the author of over 165 peerreviewed journal articles, monographs, or book chapters, and 10 textbooks including the 2014 Introduction to Audiology Today, the 2015 eHandbook of Auditory Evoked Responses, and the 2018 Otoacoustic Emissions: Principles, Procedures, and Protocols (co-authored with Sumit Dhar).
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