Advanced Bionics is excited to share information about the new pediatric sound processor specifically designed for children. Learn how the Sky CI M and Sky Link M supports building brains for listening, spoken language, music and literacy.
Course created on January 27, 2021
- After this course, participants will identify three benefits of Sky CI for babies and children to build brains for listening, language, music and literacy.
- After this course, participants will list three features of Sky CI that allow ease of use and peace of mind for parents.
- After this course, participants will identify where to find family-friendly resources that can be used in family-based intervention, therapy and at home to promote listening, spoken language, musical brain development and literacy.
|Introduction to Sky CI M
|Features and Benefits
|Bimodal Hearing with Sky CI M and Sky Link M
|Connecting to Life
|Promoting listening, spoken language, musical brain development and literacy
|Summary, Q and A
Consumer Education & Rehab Manager, Advanced Bionics
Valeri Le Beau, MS-CCC-SLP, is the Senior Rehabilitation Program Manager at Advanced Bionics. Valeri brings a lifetime of personal and professional expertise to the field of hearing impairments. Valeri received her undergraduate degree in Education for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing from Illinois State University. She taught in a variety of educational settings serving children with hearing impairments and later received her graduate degree in Speech Language Pathology from Rush University, Chicago. She practiced across the country in educational, private, and hospital-based settings, with an intense focus on providing services to children with hearing impairments. Throughout her career, she has lectured, trained, and mentored on cochlear implantation and rehabilitation following implantation locally and internationally.
Education and Training Specialist
Stephanie Johnson is an Education and Training Specialist in the Education & Training Department at Advanced Bionics, LLC. Prior to joining AB, Dr. Johnson held a position as an Education and Training Specialist within the hearing aid industry. She spent three years in this position, training hearing healthcare professionals on the use and care of hearing devices. Dr. Johnson received degrees in audiology from SUNY Geneseo and the University at Buffalo in New York. She resides in Washington, D.C.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Advanced Bionics in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Advanced Bionics products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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