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Incorporating Siblings in Therapy Sessions with Babies Before Cochlear Implants (Professionals)

Course: #842Level: Intermediate1 Hour

Inclusion of siblings in therapy sessions can be challenging. It can also be fun and doable, and alleviate the concerns of the parent that therapy is all about the child with the hearing loss and their feelings of leaving the other children out. This presentation explores some of those dynamics and offers examples of how siblings can be incorporated into therapy and communicative learning activities with children in auditory-verbal therapy.

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkLearner will be able to list some positives and negatives to siblings of children with hearing loss.
  • checkmarkLearner will be able to describe common concerns expressed by siblings of children with hearing loss.
  • checkmarkLearner will be able to describe an activity for auditory-based therapy incorporating siblings.
  • checkmarkLearner will be able to describe to parent/s how siblings can be part of auditory-verbal therapy with child with hearing loss.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introductions and Overview
5-20 Minutes Siblings: The forgotten family members
20-25 Minutes Therapy with siblings
25-45 Minutes Examples of therapy with siblings
45-55 Minutes Carry over at home, Resources
55-60 Minutes QA

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American Academy of Audiology

American Academy of Audiology

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Australian College of Audiology

Australian College of Audiology

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

Intermediate Level
0.1 ASHA CEUs


Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

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International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

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Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

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