Although many clinical audiologists have never worked in an educational environment, they are an essential component to the classroom success of many children who are d/Deaf or hard of hearing. This course works to dispel misconceptions regarding special education law and classroom-specific listening needs for these children, as well as highlight opportunities for communication and collaboration between the audiologic clinic and schools.
Course created on November 15, 2023
- After this course, participants will be able to identify two pathways for students who are d/Deaf/hard of hearing to receive services in school.
- After this course, participants will be able to identify 3 assessments or tools used by educational evaluation teams to inform decisions regarding classroom accommodations and services for students who are d/Deaf/hard of hearing.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe benefits/challenges associated with three different remote microphones commonly used in schools.
|5-10 Minutes||Current State of Education|
|10-20 Minutes||IEP vs 504|
|20-30 Minutes||Dispelling Common Myths|
|30-40 Minutes||Special Considerations|
|40-45 Minutes||Functional Listening Evaluations|
|45-55 Minutes||Case Examples|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary & Q/A|
Dr. Monica Gallien is an educational and pediatric audiologist. She is the owner of Educational Audiology Resource Solutions (EARS) LLC and works to bring educational audiology services to school corporations in and around central Indiana. She began her career at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis where she worked for nine years on both the Diagnostic Audiology Team and Hearing Aid Team. Dr. Gallien also served for a time as the Follow-Up Coordinator for the Indiana State Department of Health’s Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) program before beginning her work as an Educational Audiologist. She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Disorders from Murray State University, and a Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) degree from Ball State University. She is passionate about bringing equitable and accessible services to Hoosier children who are deaf or hard of hearing.
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New Zealand Audiological Society
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