How can pediatric hearing care professionals meet the challenge to support the 1989 United Nations “Convention on the Rights of the Child” rights in a family-respectful way? What are the benefits of following the principles of a new model of child-centered care and tools to ensure that children are at the center of hearing care? In this session, we will introduce a conversation guide, My Hearing Explained for Children. My Hearing Explained for Children is a free pediatric tool that helps hearing care professionals empower children and their families to make informed decisions about their hearing care.
Course created on February 8, 2022
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the gap between the intentions of being child-centered and the common obstacles to delivering a child-centered appointment.
- After this course, participants will be able to define child-centered care.
- After this course, participants will be able to explain how to implement the My Hearing Explained for Children tool in their daily practice.
|0-5 Minutes||Introduction to the Ida Institute and Person-Centered Care|
|5-10 Minutes||Understanding the needs of the child in hearing care appointments: research about child-centered care and the 1989 United Nations “Convention on the Rights of the Child”|
|10-15 Minutes||Helping the child to make informed decisions about their hearing care: ages and stages|
|15-30 Minutes||What is the child-centered care model? Introduction to the need for a new model to extend family-centered care, and the benefits|
|30-45 Minutes||My Hearing Explained for Children: description, example and instructions|
|45-55 Minutes||My Hearing Explained for Children: examples of the tool-in-action|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary and QA|
BSpPath LSLS Cert. AVT
Natalie Comas is the Project and Training Specialist at Ida Institute (Copenhagen, Denmark). She is a Speech-Language Pathologist and certified Listening and Spoken Language Specialist (LSLS Cert. AVT ®, AG Bell Academy) with over 10 years of experience.
Natalie has extensive experience as a clinician in a variety of settings in Australia and has traveled extensively as an international presenter, trainer, and consultant in over 15 countries.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Oticon in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not solely focus on the free My Hearing Explained for Children tool, but it will be included in the presentation.
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