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HOPE – Free Online Education Classes for Parents and Professionals

Submitted by Paula Rosenthal on April 5, 2009 – 10:32 am8 Comments

Cochlear Americas offers a series of online workshops as part of their HOPE program – Habilitation Outreach for Parents, Educators and Adults . These classes are an excellent resource for people who have or are considering cochlear implants and teachers, therapists, audiologists and other professionals working with deaf and hard of hearing children and adults. These free, 60 minute classes are limited in size and tend to fill up, so register early. Continuing Education credits may be available. Click on the links below for full details.

Monday, April 13, 3:00pm ET
Hearing Aids to Cochlear Implant(s): Deciding When the Time is Right
Parents, Professionals
Jane R. Madell, PhD, CCC A/SLP, Cert AVT, Director, The Ear Institute,
New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. (Eastern) / 12:00 p.m. (Pacific)
Hearing Aids to Cochlear Implant(s): Deciding When the Time is Right
Professionals, Parents
Jane R. Madell, PhD, CCC A/SLP, Cert AVT, Director, The Ear Institute, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary

Monday, May 4, 3:00pm ET
Off to College—What Now?
Parents, Professionals, Adults
Teresa Zwolan, Ph.D. and Brandi Griffin, M.A., CCC-A, University of Michigan
Cochlear Implant Program

Tuesday, May 19, 1:00pm ET
Building Better Behavior
Parents, Professionals
Ashley Garber, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT., Listening and Language Connections

Thursday, June 4, 2:00pm ET
Let’s Take it Outside 2: Fun for all Ages
Parents, Professionals
Ashley Garber, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT., Listening and Language Connections

Tuesday, June 23, 3:00pm ET
Planning and Implementing a Parent-Toddler Group
Parents, Professionals
Tamara Elder, M.S., CCC-SLP, LSLS Cert. AVT, Hearts for Hearing, Oklahoma City

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