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Early Intervention and Cochlear Implant Centers: Partnering for Families (HOPE)

Course: #138Level: Intermediate1 Hour

This seminar is appropriate for professionals who work with young hearing impaired children and their families. It provides information regarding the importance of early identification and intervention, and provides recommendations for ways parents and professionals can work together to facilitate successful outcomes with such children.

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify the effects of hearing loss on development.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify the importance of early identification and intervention on outcomes obtained by children with a severe to profound hearing loss.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to identify IDEA and its applicability to children with hearing loss.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to describe ways that professionals can work together to facilitate successful outcomes for children with hearing loss.

Agenda

0-10 Minutes Introduction: The effects of hearing loss on Development (10 minutes)
10-15 Minutes How Early Intervention (EI) can make a difference in outcomes for children with hearing loss
15-30 Minutes IDEA and its applicability to children with hearing loss
30-45 Minutes What can professionals do to facilitate communication regarding patients?
45-60 Minutes Resources for Families and Professionals

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American Academy of Audiology

American Academy of Audiology

AudiologyOnline is approved by the American Academy of Audiology to offer Academy CEUs for this activity. The program is worth a maximum of 0.1 CEUs. Academy approval of this continuing education activity is based on course content only and does not imply endorsement of course content, specific products, or clinical procedure, or adherence of the event to the Academy's Code of Ethics. Any views that are presented are those of the presenter/CE Provider and not necessarily of the American Academy of Audiology.


Australian College of Audiology

Australian College of Audiology

AudiologyOnline courses are approved for Continuing Education Points by the Australian College of Audiology. Automatic ACAud Approval Number 20000. This course is offered for 0.1 CEP.


Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

The Canadian Academy of Audiology (CAA) supports and assists its members in the attainment of continuing education towards an individual professional development plan as required by their Provincial Regulatory Colleges and Provincial Associations. Audiology Online is an approved provider of educational activities for CAA members. Each hour of activity may be counted as one Continuous Learning Activity Credit (or equivalent) as allowed by the applicable regulatory college or association.


International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

This program is approved by the International Hearing Society and its educational committee, the International Institute for Hearing Instruments Studies. To learn more about earning IHS CE Credit, click here.