Rather than testing hearing and fitting hearing aids, the primary role of the HCP is to keep people socially active, mentally sharp and connected to others in the workplace and at home. In this podcast, researcher Jack Holman examines the relationship between hearing loss, hearing aid use and well-being, The conversation focuses on various dimensions of well-being, including physical activity, social activity, and emotional status, and the affects of hearing aid use on them.
Course created on October 17, 2022
- After this course, participants with be able to define auditory fatigue and well-being.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the relationship between hearing loss, fatigue and well-being.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe how hearing aid use mitigates fatigue, social activity and overall well-being in adults.
|5-20 Minutes||What is auditory fatigue and overall well-being plus their effects on hearing loss|
|20-30 Minutes||How do hearing aids mitigate the negative effects of fatigue, activity levels and well-being|
Senior Director, Audiology, Signia
Brian Taylor, AuD is currently the senior director of audiology for Signia. He serves at editor-at-large for Hearing Health and Technology Matters, a leading professional blog, and editor of Audiology Practices, the quarterly publication of the Academy of Doctors of Audiology. He is also an adjunct instructor at the University of Wisconsin. Dr. Taylor has authored numerous peer reviewed articles and books on topics ranging from hearing aids to practice management.
Jack Holman, PhD is a professor in the Health Sciences Division of Clinical Neuroscience at the University of Nottingham, Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Financial: Jack Holman is a professor in the Health Sciences Division of Clinical Neuroscience at the University of Nottingham, Glasgow, United Kingdom. Non-financial: Jack Holman has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Signia in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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