Online Course Detail

 

This session reviews four key topics that impact children’s outcomes with cochlear implants: 1) maximally using sound processors, 2) empowering parents to promote auditory learning, 3) addressing needs in school settings, and 4) involving friends and family members to aid in children’s personal development. Each topic is explored by sharing a series of tips and related resources that can help families and professionals achieve the best possible outcomes.

This is a Recorded Course which requires either a Windows-based computer or a Mac with speakers/headphones to view. More information is available in the FAQs/Help section.

Length: 60 minutes

Cost: Free to View

Course Objectives:

  • Upon completing this course, users will be able to recommend practices for parents and educators to maximize outcomes with children’s sound processors.
  • Upon completing this course, users will be able to outline ways in which therapists can guide parents to encourage auditory learning for their children with cochlear implants.
  • Upon completing this course, users will be able to name strategies to aid parents and educators in providing positive learning environments for children with cochlear implants.

Course Instructor(s):
Donna L. Sorkin, M.A., Cochlear Americas and Ashley Garber, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT, HOPE Specialist