Often communication partners find that their partner’s hearing loss significantly affects their lives, too. In many cases, however, spouses do not openly discuss their frustrations, hopes and wishes and therefore fail to address and resolve challenges. This presentation will introduce the Ida Institute Communication Partner Tools that can help the audiologist, patient and communication partner set attainable goals together.
Please note: You may earn ABA Tier 1 credits for this course if you complete it as part of the course course 26126, "Rehabilitation Tools from Ida Institute." Course 26126 contains recordings of all three events presented by Ida Institute in partnership with Oticon. ABA Tier 1 CEUs can be earned only when all modules are completed as part of course 26126.
Course created on June 17, 2015
- After this course learners will be able to describe how a person's hearing loss may affect the communication partner.
- After this course learners will be able to describe how the audiologist, the patient and the communication partner can set attainable goals together.
- After this course learners will be able to explain how to use the Communication Rings and Goal Sharing for Partners tools in own practice.
|5-20 Minutes||Ethnographic video of communication partnerships|
|20-30 Minutes||The Communication Partner Experience - themes|
|30-40 Minutes||Communication Partnerships clinical tools|
|40-55 Minutes||Communication partner tools in practice|
|55-60 Minutes||Q and A, Summary|
Anne Mette Jeppesen, MA, Ida Institute
Ida Project Specialist and Audiologist, Ida Institute
Since 2014, Danish trained audiologist, Anne Mette Jeppesen has been contributing to the development of Institute training seminars, workshops and other outreach activities and facilitates part of the Institute’s Vision 2020 process. Prior to joining Ida Institute, Jeppesen worked in project management for a global hearing aid manufacturer where she specialized in tinnitus research and the creation of clinical tools. She earned a Master of Arts in Audiology and Speech Pathology at the University of Copenhagen and completed a thesis on cochlear implants.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Ida Institute in partnership with Oticon and AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on the following specific products or services and will not include info on other products or services: Ida institute communication partner tools
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