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Mindfulness Based Tinnitus Stress Reduction: Healing from Home During A Pandemic

Course: #35856Level: Intermediate1 Hour 78 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

Stress is a key contributor to tinnitus bother experienced by millions around the world during the Covid outbreak. Health concerns, social isolation, and financial instability have all contributed to fear and stress during this worldwide pandemic. Recent research on the online version of the 8-week skill building program, Mindfulness Based Tinnitus Stress Reduction (MBTSR), developed and researched by the presenter at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), is presented with results from a Covid sample. The critical role stress reduction plays in effective management of sound sensitivity disorders such as tinnitus and hyperacusis is explored.

Course created on December 1, 2020

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.1 Intermediate; ACAud/1.0; ASHA/0.1 Intermediate, Professional; BAA/1.0; CAA/1.0; IACET/0.1; IHS/1.0; Kansas, LTS-S0035/1.0; NZAS/1.0; SAC/1.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe the role that increased stress plays in sound sensitivity disorders like tinnitus and hyperacusis during Covid 19.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe mindfulness and how a consistent meditation practice can relieve stress and shift tinnitus from ‘bothersome’ to ‘non-bothersome’.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to describe the challenges faced by the audiology community in providing tinnitus care remotely.
  • checkmarkAfter this course learners will be able to discuss recent research into an online 8-week MindfulTinnitusRelief.com course during the time of the Covid pandemic.

Agenda

0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-15 Minutes When stress goes up, so too does tinnitus bother
15-25 Minutes An introduction to Mindfulness
25-35 Minutes Shifting Tinnitus/Hyperacusis from “Bothersome” to “Non-Bothersome”
35-45 Minutes Results from Internet-Based MindfulTinnitusRelief.com During a Pandemic Study
45-55 Minutes Tinnitus During a Pandemic
55-60 Minutes Summary/Q&A

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Jennifer Gans is the CEO/Founder of MindfulTinnitusRelief.com. She is a paid guest speaker for ReSound and received an honorarium for this presentation. Non-financial: Jennifer Gans has no relevant non-financial relationships to disclose.

Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by ReSound in partnership with AudiologyOnline.

Content Disclosure: An 8-week skill-building program, Mindfulness Based Tinnitus Stress Reduction (MBTSR), developed and researched by the presenter at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) will be discussed at one point during this course.

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American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

American Speech-Language-Hearing Assn.

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British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

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New Zealand Audiological Society

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