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Improving Understanding with Communication Strategies Part 2 (Adults, Professionals)

Course: #918Level: Intermediate1 Hour 11 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

Communication strategies are an important tool in the life of a cochlear implant recipient. While many people with hearing loss display a passive communication style with ineffective strategies, CI users can learn to be assertive, ask for what they need, and get it, thereby making conversation smoother, more accurate, and less frustrating, for both recipient and speaker. Being a fluent communicator can bring one out of isolation to a better quality-of-life.

**FOR A GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION (No CEUs) PLEASE DOWNLOAD THE "COCHLEAR CERTIFICATE HANDOUT" AFTER REGISTRATION**

Course created on October 20, 2009

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Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkUpon completing this course participants will be able to name two reasons why people with hearing loss should be assertive.
  • checkmarkUpon completing this course participants will be able to list four reasons why communication strategies training is important.
  • checkmarkUpon completing this course participants will be able to name the four main challenges that make hearing difficult in restaurants.
  • checkmarkUpon completing this course participants will be able to describe assistive technology to use in a car both for safety indicators and more effective communication with other passengers.

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