At Oticon, we have a specific focus on developing technologies and intervention approaches that support the broad range of cognitive development in the child. This session will review the latest solutions designed to support children in both social and educational settings and discuss the latest research documenting the benefits of Oticon Opn for pediatric use.
Course created on January 30, 2019
- After this course participants will be able to report the impact hearing loss can have on a child's cognitive development.
- After this course participants will be able to identify the limitations of current traditional directional technologies in assisting people with hearing loss to understand speech in complex listening environments.
- After this course participants will be able to describe how an unprecedented signal processing technology can facilitate provision of a more robust speech signal to the brain and lead to increased performance in complex listening situations.
- After this course participants will be able to list how the technology in the latest connectivity device provides accessibility to multimedia in the classroom.
|0-5 Minutes||Welcome and Introduction|
|5-20 Minutes||Current thoughts on pediatric fittings|
|20-30 Minutes||Why Opn and OSN|
|30-35 Minutes||Evidence to support advanced technology|
|35-45 Minutes||Staying connected|
|45-55 Minutes||Other HAT Options|
Candace Depp, AuD
Manager of Sales Excellence and Customer Service Training
Candace Depp, Au.D., is the Manager of Sales Excellence and Customer Service Training for Oticon, Inc. With over 10 years of experience, she is responsible for designing, developing and delivering audiological, fitting, and product support materials for key groups, working in collaboration with Oticon audiology, marketing, production, customer service, product development, and research staff. She also creates customer-focused training and seminar materials and conducts training and coaching sessions for Oticon Account Managers. Candace regularly presents at local, regional, online, and national training seminars and conventions. She earned a Master of Arts in Audiology and a Doctor of Audiology with a Pediatric Aural Habilitation concentration from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.
Sponsor Disclosure: This Course is presented by Oticon in partnership with AudiologyOnline.
Content Disclosure: This learning event focuses on Oticon products and services and will not include info on other products or services.
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